Courtney Clenney, the white OnlyFans mannequin accused of stabbing her boyfriend Christian “Toby” Obumseli to dying, was denied bond on Saturday (August 27).
A Miami-Dade County choose ordered Clenney, 26, again to her jail cell after she was extradited from Hawaii to South Florida, based on native information station WPLG. Her lawyer, Frank Prieto, tried arguing that her second-degree homicide cost needs to be downgraded to manslaughter, however Decide 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 rental. Surveillance video additionally reveals Clenney hanging the 27-year-old Black man a number of occasions in an elevator two months earlier than his dying.
In the course of the Saturday listening to, Prieto claims there was no possible trigger for the second-degree homicide cost,
“The detective additionally indicated there have been no indicators of bruising that have been per Miss Clenney,” he says. “I used to be on the murder unit and I’ve images of her bruising.”
The lawyer beforehand claimed his shopper and Obumseli have been concerned in a “poisonous” two-year relationship, and that she was appearing 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 right here and so they’re preventing arduous for you, however presently, I’m not likely the choose who needs to be making these choices,” Woodward stated, per WPLG. “It needs to be a choose who is aware of a bit of bit extra 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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