Celebrity heavyweight champion, Floyd Mayweather’s daughter, Yaya Mayweather is facing up to 20 years in prison for the stabbing of Lapattra Jacobs, according to Yahoo News. Jacobs is the mother of problematic rapper, NBA YoungBoy’s child. Yaya Mayweather also shares a child with YoungBoy.
In April of 2020, gossip surfaced that Iyana Mayweather, 21, is in scalding hot water for stabbing Jacobs after unexpectedly greeting her at his house.
The two fight for some time until Yaya pulls a knife on Jacobs. She then stabs the victim multiple times in both arms.
It is unclear if NBA intervened to subdue the dangerous fiasco. Undoubtedly, Yaya was arrested.
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Iyana’s arrest is congruent to her on and off love affair with YoungBoy as he is currently serving jail time. She is known to publicly defend the rapper on social media. In spite of his controversial altercations with with industry rappers, she rides for him.
According to Hollywood Life, In April of 2020, Yaya’s assault case is undecidedly a first degree felony or second degree felony. A first degree felony warrants 99 years of jail time. A second degree felony warrants a maximum of 20 years, according to The Source.
Whereas her sentencing could reduce to 4 years of jail time, more evidence surfaced.
The state of Texas decided that if a person is stabbed or shot and does not die, the courts concludes that it is an aggravated assault. An aggravated assault warrants 2 to 20 years of incarceration.
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Surely, Lapattra Jacobs is coming forth the tell her side of the story. She also shows her wounds on both arms. Her injuries are pretty serious as she lacks the ability to grip objects. She wears a cast that she removes to exhibit the severe extent to her injuries.
Jacobs also parades a pregnant belly and supposedly NBA Youngboy is the father of the child.
Recently, the state of Texas orders Jacobs medical records. Yaya’s pre-trial begins In February of 2022.