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Faith Evans: Singer Arrested for Domestic Violence After Fight with Husband Stevie J

stevie J, Faith Evans

*Singer Faith Evans was arrested after allegedly attacking her husband Stevie J at their home in Los Angeles last week. 

According to TMZ, it’s unclear what led to the fight, but cops say they spotted scratches on Stevie’s face, leading them to arrest Evans and charge her for felony domestic violence. She bonded out later that day, the report states. 

via TMZ:

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Faith was arrested earlier this week at around 1 AM after cops got called to their L.A.-area home. We’re told Faith and Stevie got into a heated argument, and at some point, it turned violent.

Our sources say when cops showed up they noticed visible marks and scratches on Stevie’s face. It’s unclear what triggered the argument. But, in any event … cops arrested Faith and booked her for felony domestic violence. Faith bonded out later that day.

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The arrest comes amid rumors that the couple’s marriage is on the brink of collapse. At one point they even unfollowed each other on social media. As noted by TMZ, there’s also Stevie’s cryptic tweets such as, “Drunk people always speak their truth,” and “Ones insecurities can damage them” to “All that glitters ain’t gold” and “Cherish what you love just know nothing will last forever.”

But when asked about marital troubles at the Essence Festival in New Orleans last year, the couple denied any issues. 

“What the hell did we do now?” Evans said. “Ain’t no trouble in paradise.” She added, “You can’t believe everything that you hear.” 

Following news of her arrest, Stevie J took to Twitter on Monday (June 1) to write “So grateful to God for another day, time to pray meditate & renew my mind.”

Ny MaGee
Ny MaGee is an entertainment reporter with over 15 years of experience working in the film industry in areas including production and post-production, marketing, distribution, and acquisitions. She has worked for legendary film producer Roger Corman, Quentin Tarantino's production team at Miramax, the late Larry Flynt, MTV/ VH1, Hallmark Channel, Paramount, Jim Henson Co., Parade Magazine, and various LA-based companies representing above-the-line talent.

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