Foxy Brown Pleads Innocent; Faces Seven Years In Prison

Foxy Brown appeared in court today (October 16) where the 28-year-old rapper pleaded not guilty to felony assault charges.

 

Brown, who is jailed on Rikers Island for violating the terms of her probation over a 2004 fight with two manicurists, is accused of hitting Arlene Raymond in the face with a Blackberry during a neighborhood dispute.

 

The women got into a fight over the volume of Brown’s car stereo.

 

Raymond accuses the rapper of striking her in the face with a Blackberry, which bruised her eye and chipped her tooth.

 

Brown, born Inga Marchand, is charged with assault, attempted assault, menacing and criminal possession of a weapon.

 

She faces up to seven years in prison if convicted on all the charges.

 

Brown’s lawyer John Sampson, told reporters outside of the courtroom that Brown was jealous of Brown’s success.

 

Judge John Ingram extended an order protection for Raymond until December 18.

 

Foxy Brown is due back in court on December 17.

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