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Why was Will Hayden arrested? Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Wife, Daughter

Why was Will Hayden arrested? Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Wife, Daughter

Facts of Will Hayden

Full Name:Will Hayden
Birth Date:June 24, 1965
Age:58 years
Profession:American gunsmith
Height: 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)
WifeRachel Hayden
MarriedRachel Hayden
Net Worth$1.75 million
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceBaton Rouge
KidsStephanie Hayden
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Will Hayden is a former American gunsmith, television personality, former gun shop owner, and U.S. Marine. He is also a convicted child molester. He is well known as the star of the reality series, Sons of Guns.

When was Will Hayden born?

On June 24, 1965, Will Hayden was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in the United State of America. His full birth name is William Michale Hayden. As of 2022, he is 56 years old. According to his birth date, his astrological sign is Cancer.

By birth, he holds American citizenship and belongs of Choctaw descent. Will follows Christianity. Looking at his age, we consider his age and background he must have graduated and completed both high school and university until and unless he is a dropout.

How was Will Hayden’s Childhood?

From a very early age, he was so enthusiastic about firearms and often used to read about warfare and weapons. When Will was around three or four years old, he survived a large house fire. He mentioned in an interview that he still remembers the burning bed, the sheets, and waking up to the fire.

Will also stated that he was abused by his father in a piece titled Sons of Guns. From the early age of 12, he began to build firearms. At the age of 18, he was enlisted in the marines for serving six years and he achieved the rank of sergeant.

What is Will Hayden’s Net Worth?

As being an American business owner and former reality television star Will is estimated to have a net worth of $1.75 million as of 2022. The main income source of  Hayden is from his own company, Red Jacket Firearms. His enrollment in the US Marines and serving for six years has also added some wealth to his net worth.

Will Hayden photo in the film poster
Caption: Will Hayden photo in the film poster (Photo: Biography Mask)

Likewise, his show Sons of Guns has further added to his wealth. Per year Will collects $400k. So, there is no doubt Will lives a lavish lifestyle with his family members.

To whom Will Hayden is married?

Will is married to Rachel Hayden. The date and venue of their marriage are unknown till now. The couple has a loving daughter together. The name of their daughter is Stephanie Hayden.

Will Hayden's daughter and wife
Caption: Will Hayden’s daughter and wife (Photo: Pinterest)

The couple decided to settle down in the Greenwell Springs area of Central, Louisiana of United State of America. Their daughter Stephanie Hayden got married to their son-in-law Kris Ford. Kris Ford had also appeared on the show as well as worked at Red Jacket.

Why Will Hayden was arrested?

On August 11, 2014, for the molestation of a juvenile and aggravated crimes against nature Will was arrested and charged. But Hayden claimed that all the allegations are false. Hayden was convicted of two counts of aggravated rape and one count of forcible rape, of two girls over the course of two decades on April 7, 2017. After that, Hayden was sentenced to two life sentences, plus 40 years, to run consecutively, in prison on May 11, 2017.

Will Hayden being arrested
Caption: Will Hayden being arrested (Photo: Scoopenest)

Hayden was sentenced by Livingston Parish Judge Robert Morrison to a third life sentence for rape after pleading no contest to the charges facing him on July 12, 2017. Now Hayden was transferred to Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola and has been sentenced to three life sentences plus 40 years.

What did Will Hayden do to his daughter?

By his oldest daughter, Will was accused of aggravated rape. According to the statement of his daughter, she was raped 22 years before when she was 12 by her own father. After the allegations were made against Hayden his daughter came forward. Then after his bail was raised from $200k to $350k.

How Tall is Will Hayden

56-years old Will has an average height of 5 feet 5 inches with his body weight around 90 kgs. Apart from that, he owns brown eyes and black hair.

Professional Career of Will Hayden

  • Will started his own construction and commercial rеfrіgеrаtіоn company after serving for six years in the US Marine.
  • Side by side he started his firearms business too.
Will Hayden, American gunsmith
Caption: Will Hayden, American gunsmith (Photo: The Advocate)
  • In 1999, Will’s firearms business became successful and he officially opened Red Jacket Firearms.
  • Apart from, that he also appeared on the show Sons of Guns.