A 2017 incident with a pregnant girl could lead Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta‘s Sierra Gates to jail.
According to court docket paperwork obtained by Bossip, Sierra has been charged with two counts of battery and one depend of battery in opposition to a pregnant girl.
The paperwork don’t title the alleged sufferer, nor do they state how or if she or the unborn child was harmed. However, the incident is described as against the law of “high and aggravated nature.”
If convicted, Sierra might face up to 5 years in jail from the battery cost alone.
The incident occurred in 2017, however Sierra wasn’t charged till the summer season of 2019.
She was scheduled for a closing plea listening to in December 2019. However, it was canceled after her lawyer, Adamma McKimmon, argued that the state had not turned over proof in order that she might construct a protection for her consumer.
Sierra could have alluded to the case in a current 30-second teaser for the upcoming season of LHHATL.
“I might be going to jail,” Sierra cries.
Love & Hip-Hop cameras had requested to movie the court docket proceedings, however the shoot was canceled when the listening to didn’t happen
We final reported on Sierra and lawyer McKimmon simply final month after Sierra’s daughter was attacked by a scholar and her mother in her highschool’s rest room. McKimmon is advising her consumer in that case as properly.
Sierra’s daughter has now been enrolled in a personal college.
Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta returns on Monday, March 16th on VH1.