Yaya Mayweather has pleaded responsible to stabbing the mom of YoungBoy By no means Broke Once more’s youngster.
In accordance with courtroom paperwork, obtained by XXL, the 21-year-old daughter of boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. entered her plea in Harris County Courtroom in Houston for aggravated assault with a lethal weapon following the April 2020 incident.
Iyanna Mayweather admitted to “unlawfully, deliberately, and knowingly” inflicting “bodily harm” to Lapattra Jacobs, who shares a son with YoungBoy.
The second-degree felony cost carries a most of 20 years behind bars and a minimal of two years. Prosecutors have beneficial six years deferred adjunction, which is obtainable to first-time offenders and is another of group supervision as an alternative of jail time.
“We resolved the case between Iyanna and the State,” Mayweather’s legal professional, Kent Schaffer, advised XXL. “The settlement requires Iyanna being on deferred adjudication for a interval of 6 years after which she may have no felony conviction and the case will probably be dismissed. She is eligible to have the deferred adjudication finish after two years pending her good conduct. Though we consider that Iyanna was defending herself after being attacked, we thought this was the most secure decision for her. That is very true since her boyfriend and his bodyguards refused to testify; in all probability attributable to their very own authorized issues.”
Mayweather, who additionally has a son with YoungBoy, should full 40 hours of group service and is forbidden from harassing, threatening, or abusively contacting Jacobs, who obtained a protecting order in opposition to Mayweather in December of 2020. Moreover, Mayweather has waived her proper to enchantment her case.
Mayweather was arrested following a violent confrontation with Jacobs at YoungBoy’s Houston dwelling on April 3, 2020. After a verbal dispute, Mayweather allegedly stabbed Jacobs twice utilizing two knives within the kitchen. Jacobs was hospitalized and Mayweather was taken into custody. YoungBoy was detained earlier than being launched.