R&B singer T-Boz of TLC has filed for divorce from West Coast rapper Mack 10 and, in the windfall, made a series of sensational allegations including death threats.
According to the Associated Press, T-Boz (Tionne Tenese Watkins Rolison) said that Mack 10 (Dedrick D-Mon Rolison) cheated on her in addition to threatening her life. Subsequently, she has received a restraining order from the rapper, where he is unable to come within 100 yards of her.
Moreover, she wants full custody of the pair’s 3-year-old daughter.
In Atlanta papers, Mack 10 denied the accusations and charged that T-Boz only made such allegations in a strategic move to keep him from seeing their daughter.
In court documents, she said, “My husband informed me that he would smash my teeth down my throat. I asked my husband to give my daughter back to me and I reached for her, and my husband pushed me to the ground twice.”
The incident that allegedly transpired on June 8 he tried to stop her from leaving the home with their daughter. He then grabbed her arm and stopped her, she said.
“At that point, my husband grabbed me around my neck and choked me,” T-Boz said and asserted the aforementioned death threats followed. Eventually, police aided her in leaving the Atlanta residence.
She said that the 32-year-old Mack 10 threatened to have her “erased” after she attempted to break off from the relationship in March of 2003.
The pair was married in August of 2000.
Mack 10 is expected to appear in court on June 22.