Onlyfans and Instagram model, Courtney Clenney has been charged with murdering Nigerian-American boyfriend, Christian Obumseli at their apartment.
The 25-year-old Onlyfans and Instagram model who 2 million followers on Instagram, allegedly stabbed Obumseli in the chest on April 3, 2022 following a fight at their luxury apartment building in Miami’s ritzy edgewater neighborhood.
Clenney was arrested in Hawai on Wednesday August 10 and is currently awaiting extradition to Florida where she’ll face a second-degree murder charge for allegedly killing her 27-year-old boyfriend, Christian Obumseli.
According to her attorney, the model had been at a rehab facility in Hawaii for substance abuse and post traumatic disorder.
The defense counsel, Frank Prieto told Miami Herald,
“I’m completely shocked, especially since we were cooperating with the investigation and offered to voluntarily surrender her if she were charged”
He added that they look forward to clearing her name in court.
The attorney claimed that Clenney acted in self-defense when Obumseli attacked her which according to him, Clenney was forced to stab Obumseli after he grabbed her by the throat.
It was learnt that the two lovers had lived together for few months at an apartment building where staff noted multiple domestic incidents and even tried to evict them.
Lawyer Larry Handfield, who represents Obumseli’s family, pushed police to reopen investigation.