Courtney Clenney, the white OnlyFans mannequin accused of stabbing her boyfriend Christian “Toby” Obumseli to demise, was denied bond on Saturday (August 27).
A Miami-Dade County decide ordered Clenney, 26, again to her jail cell after she was extradited from Hawaii to South Florida, in accordance with native information station WPLG. Her legal professional, Frank Prieto, tried arguing that her second-degree homicide cost ought to be downgraded to manslaughter, however Choose Jacqueline Woodward denied the bid.
Clenney, a social Media star and OnlyFans mannequin with over 2 million followers, was arrested 4 months after Obumseli was fatally stabbed contained in the couple’s high-rise Miami condominium. Surveillance video additionally exhibits Clenney hanging the 27-year-old Black man a number of instances in an elevator two months earlier than his demise.
Through the Saturday listening to, Prieto claims there was no possible trigger for the second-degree homicide cost,
“The detective also indicated there were no signs of bruising that were consistent with Miss Clenney,” he says. “I was at the homicide unit and I have photographs of her bruising.”
The lawyer beforehand claimed his shopper and Obumseli have been concerned in a “toxic” two-year relationship, and that she was performing in self-defense. Prieto says Clenney threw the knife after Obumseli allegedly pushed her to the bottom. Prosecutors countered that declare with forensic proof suggesting she stabbed him at shut vary.
“Miss Clenney, your attorneys are here and they’re fighting hard for you, but at this time, I’m not really the judge who should be making these decisions,” Woodward stated, per WPLG. “It should be a judge who knows a little bit more about your case.”
Clenney is due again in court docket on Tuesday, September 6. She faces life in jail if convicted.
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