Former ‘Love & Hip Hop’ Star Benzino Arrested for Run-In With Ex-Girlfriend’s New Man

by Jeremy Spirogis
Benzino and Althea Heart

It’s been some time since former Love & Hip Hop star Benzino and his ex Althea Heart’s relationship turned a headline. The on-again-off-again couple have been just lately on OWN’s relationship docu-series Love Goals to work on communication. Their relationship has its honest of drama that appears to proceed with Benzino’s newest arrest. The Source Magazine founder remains to be in jail following a threatening confrontation with Heart’s new man.

Benzino and Althea Heart
Benzino and Althea Heart 2015 | David Livingston/Getty Images

Benzino and Althea Heart’s risky relationship

Benzino and Heart turned engaged shortly. Despite shifting ahead as soon-to-be husband and spouse, the couple’s issues performed out on Love & Hip Hop. It’s unclear if there’s been any infidelity all through their on-again-off-again relationship however fights between the 2 will not be unusual.

In between a number of breakups, Heart was arrested…twice. Hollywood Life reveals in a 2018 article that Heart hit Benzino in entrance of police throughout a police examine in relating to a home violence dispute. Heart’s expenses have been misdemeanor battery, together with a $20,000 bail.

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Heart was arrested in 2016 for a bodily altercation with Benzino throughout a quick reconciliation. A VH1 report reveals that Heart advised police she was defending herself towards threats from Benzino towards her household. Benzino took a restraining order towards Heart after the incident. 

The couple are dad and mom to a son, Zino. Benzino accuses Heart of maintaining their son away from him out of spite. After Love & Hip Hop, they participated in We TV’s Marriage Bootcamp to try to work via their points.

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Heart and Benzino additionally appeared on TV One’s The Next 15. On the present, she turned livid with Benzino for spending time together with his feminine co-stars. They additionally just lately participated in OWN’s Love Goals, exhibiting their poisonous behaviors are nonetheless a difficulty.

During the present, the couple usually traded verbal jabs and wanted intervention from the connection consultants. They additionally refused to sleep in the identical room collectively, leaving Benzino on the sofa. The aim of them showing on the present was to learn to correctly talk and co-parent.

Reports reveal Benzino’s arrest after run-in with Althea Heart’s new man

According to stories, issues between Benzino and Heart stay problematic. TMZ stories Benzino’s new expenses are a result of a violent run-in with Heart’s new man.

The males have differing accounts of what occurred. According to Heart’s new man, Benzino approached them whereas he and Heart have been taking a stroll via the neighborhood. He claims Benzino started to harass and threaten him. 

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The man says he tried to depart the scene in his automotive however Benzino’s threats persevered. He then alleges that Benzino hit his truck a number of occasions together with his fist. Cops say there are two dents within the driver’s aspect door as a result, resulting in Benzino’s arrest.

Benzino is presently nonetheless in jail on a bail of $8450. His model of occasions differs. Benzino says he was in Heart’s neighborhood watching his son play tennis when the person threatened to shoot him.

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