Nick Gordon Arrested for Battery Domestic Violence in Florida
This marks the second time Gordon has been arrested for home violence fees in a yr. In line with on-line studies, the 29-year-old was arrested by the Seminole County Sheriff’s Workplace on one home violence cost of “battery — contact or strike.”
Arrest reviews obtained from The Blast present that Gordon was arrested on Saturday morning, simply after midnight. He’d gotten into an altercation together with his girlfriend of 1 yr, Lauren Leal. Gordon advised cops Leal is “loopy” and he needed her to go away his home as a result of she ripped his shirt and threw a bottle at him. They’d reportedly been dwelling collectively for six months.
Police famous a minimize on Gordon’s thumb, however noticed a “seen damage to incorporate barely swollen backside lip with dried blood” on Leal. Leal stated that she drove to select Gordon up from a close-by bar and that he began hitting her whereas she was driving, hanging her within the cheek. She additionally stated he “pulled her hair and said to her that he ought to make her wreck the car.”
Though Leal refused to press fees towards Gordon or signal any home violence paperwork, Gordon was however arrested for battery home violence based mostly on proof on the scene.
Again in June 2017, Gordon was arrested after police spoke with Leal, who alleged that Gordon punched her inside his residence and held her captive on the night time of June 9. The fees have been dropped after she stopped cooperating with officers.
Gordon dated Bobbi Kristina, daughter of Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston, who he additionally had a rocky relationship with earlier than she was discovered unresponsive in a tub within the couple’s Atlanta residence in 2015. She was put right into a medically induced coma and died six months later. Gordon was ordered to pay her property $36 million in her wrongful demise case, however Bobby Brown feels that wasn’t sufficient.
Earlier this month, the singer said he wants Gordon locked up in an interview with Rolling Stone.
“As a result of he is nonetheless strolling round free,” Brown informed Rolling Stone. “Justice? If he was locked up someplace the place someone can rape him. That is simply how I really feel. He raped me by taking my daughter away.”
As for his newest case, Gordon was given a bond of $500 and is due again in courtroom on April 6.
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