25-year-old OnlyFans and Instagram mannequin, Courtney Clenney is now going through a homicide cost in the deadly stabbing of her boyfriend at their Miami high-rise again in April.
Clenney who was arrested in Hawaii on Wednesday August 10, is at present awaiting extradition to Florida, the place she’ll face a second-degree homicide cost for allegedly killing 27-year-old Christian Obumseli in April.
The mannequin who has 2 million followers on Instagram, allegedly stabbed Obumseil within the chest on April 3 following a battle at their luxurious residence constructing in Miami’s ritzy Edgewater neighborhood.
A video obtained by TMZ on the time confirmed a lady coated in blood and surrounded by law enforcement officials within the constructing.
It was additionally learnt that the mannequin had been at a rehab facility in Hawaii for substance abuse and put up traumatic dysfunction when she was picked up by police, her lawyer mentioned.
Her protection lawyer, Frank Prieto advised Miami Herald;
“I’m utterly shocked, particularly since we had been cooperating with the investigation and provided to voluntarily give up her if she had been charged.
“We stay up for clearing her identify in court docket.”
Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle and Miami Police Chief Manuel Morales are anticipated to announce the fees at a information convention Thursday afternoon, August 11.
Friends mentioned Obumseli and Clenney had moved right into a unit within the luxurious constructing after transferring to South Florida from Texas previously couple years.
In an announcement shortly after Obumseli’s killing, Prieto mentioned the 2 had a “tumultuous relationship” and that Clenney was a “sufferer of bodily, emotional, and psychological abuse by the hands of Obumseli.”
The lawyer claimed that Clenney acted in self-defense when Obumseil attacked her after stalking her for a number of weeks. According to him, the Instagram star was pressured to stab Obumseli after he grabbed her by the throat.
According to the Herald, the pair had been residing collectively for just a few months on the residence constructing, the place workers famous a number of home incidents and even tried to evict them.
Lawyer Larry Handfield, who represents Obumseli’s household, pushed police to reopen the investigation. He mentioned that cops visited the couple on not less than 4 events for home calls and famous Obumseli was by no means taken into custody or charged.
Handfield additionally emphasised that Clenney wasn’t taken into custody regardless of allegedly having an open warrant for a 2015 public intoxication case from California. Clenney additionally was reportedly due in a Texas court docket on a 2020 DUI cost on the time of the killing.
The mannequin claimed to be suicidal after the killing of Obumseli and hung out in a psychological establishment, officers mentioned.