Mayweather Suing Ex Shantel Jackson: She Stole Money From Me!
The lawsuit comes days before her domestic violence lawsuit against the boxer is due to get a trial date. In the cross-complaint, the boxing champ also submitted a formal answer to Jackson’s 2014 lawsuit alleging assault, battery, invasion of privacy and defamation. [Click here for Jackson’s claims of abuse.]
Back in 2014, Jackson accused Mayweather of physical abuse. She alleged that he pointed a gun to her head, choked her during an argument and posted a sonogram photo on social media, publicly accusing her of aborting their twins.
According to Mayweather’s legal documents, Jackson and Mayweather had an 8-year romantic relationship and lived together from 2008 through 2013.
Mayweather claims Jackson knew intimate details about his spending habits, credit card accounts and where he kept “loosely” organized cash. The lawsuit claims,
As a result of that confidence Mayweather, whose education ended at eighth grade, did not audit or otherwise inspect his cash or his card statements for theft by Jackson.
The paperwork claims Jackson “skillfully concealed” her alleged scheme, sometimes shipping secret purchases. Mayweather wants triple damages. The case is due in court Monday for a trial-setting conference.
Jackson is currently dating rapper Nelly.
She also stars on E!’s reality show, Platinum Life.