TMZ: Kenya Moore's Ex Matt Jordan Faces up to 18 Months in Jail for Allegedly Assaulting His Girlfriend Valerie Bell
Kenya Moore’s ex-boyfriend, Matt Jordan, suffers another public drama after his new girlfriend accused him of hitting her while in an Arizona parking lot.
TMZ exclusively reports that Kenya Moore’s ex Matt Jordan has had a recent brush in with the law, and it's not the good kind.
According to the publication, Matt is facing three misdemeanor counts, including one for assault and two for disorderly conduct. Legal documents obtained by TMZ explain that each charge carries a maximum sentence of up to 6 months in prison.Madame Noire recalls that trouble began for Matt after his alleged girlfriend, Valerie Bell, claimed he punched her in the face.
The altercation occurred during a heated exchange while in a Denny’s parking lot. Valeria told responding officers that the reality star’s ex, hostilely got in her face and even forcefully grabbed her pack of cigarettes.
Although the accused wasn’t at the scene when police arrived, he got eventually arrested when he tried to visit his girlfriend in her home.
This brush-in with the law isn’t the fitness trainer’s first crime, however. During his short time on the ninth season of “Real Housewives of Atlanta,” Kenya frequently accused him of assaulting her.
The 37-year-old, who also threatened Kenya off-camera, was also got accused of trashing Kenya’s home when she wasn’t there.
Eventually, the relationship between the pair ended with the reality star slamming Matt with a temporary restraining order.
Kenya Moore Gets One Year Restraining Order Against Ex Matt Jordan https://t.co/ofFMsBdM4W— TMZ (@TMZ) June 20, 2017
The presiding judge ordered Matt to stay at least 200 yards away from the mother-of-one and her home.
Kenya has come a long way since then as she wound up marrying entrepreneur Marc Daly, who is the father of her daughter, Brooklyn.
Bravo states that the duo welcomed their daughter in November 2018, a year after their wedding in June 2017.
Additionally, the business mogul made her return to RHOA for Season 12 earlier this month. Kenya took a break from the show during season 11 as she wanted to focus on building her new marriage and family.