HIP HOP WEEKLY FOUNDER ARRESTED
It has been reported that former ‘Love & Hip-Hop’ star BenzinoBenzino have been arrested due to an altercation that broke out between his ex-girlfriend Althea Eaton and Eaton’s new boyfriend.
According to sources, the incident went down on the morning of Friday, July 31, in Braselton, Ga. Benzino allegedly got into an argument with his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend. According to what the new boo told the police, he “and a female he has been seeing, were out for a walk in the neighborhood” when they approached his truck the couple saw Benzino. Benzino than started to walk up and approach the couple and the new boo also told authorities that Benzino had begun to threaten and harass him.
Eaton’s new boyfriend, whose name has not been identified yet, tells authorities that he did not know Benzino and had no idea that Althea was involved with him previously.
The guy also told authorities how he tried to get in his car, but Benzino would not allow him to and Benzino started to attack the truck multiple times by hitting it with his fist. Cops did verify that they saw two dents on the driver’s side door.
When authorities went to ask Benzino what had happened, he claimed that he was watching his son play tennis when a male came and approached him saying that he was going to shoot him. Benzino also denied damaging the man’s vehicle, but witnesses at the scene verified that Benzino was the start of everything and that he did damage the guy vehicle.
Once authorities ask witnesses to verify everything that has to happen, police immediately arrested Benzino and took him into custody. He was booked on 1 count of criminal damage, 2nd degree, and 1 count of disorderly conduct. Former ‘Love and Hip-Hop’ star spent the night in the Gwinnett County Jail, where his bail was set at $8,450 and was told that he will remain behind bars for now.
Here’s a clip for the ones who don’t know how Benzino get down: