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50 Cent charged with domestic abuse

By Sarah Burbank-Douglas,

Rapper 50 Cent, better known as Curtis Jackson, has been accused of roughing up the mother of his child and causing over $7,000 worth of damage.

According to TMZ, the incident occurred on June 23 inside the woman’s condo in Toluca Lake, California. The police report shows that the unidentified woman called the police after getting into a physical confrontation with the rapper she hid in her bedroom while he fled the scene.

The “New Day” rapper is being charged on 5 counts; one count of misdemeanor domestic violence and four counts of misdemeanor vandalism.

CNN reports that the woman is currently only being referred to as a “former girlfriend.” A prosecutor in the case explains that during an argument, Jackson allegedly began destroying the female's property. Allegedly, when the female locked herself in her bedroom, Jackson kicked-open the bedroom door and kicked her, causing an injury." According to the report, when police arrived they found a broken chandelier at the scene.

It is thought that 50 cent caused nearly $7,100 in damages; he has not been arrested at this time.

Image: NBC

 

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