Jim Jones Pleads Guilty in Assault Case Against Ne-Yo’s Manager

In a court appearance yesterday (October 5), Jim Jones pleaded guilty to a minor assault charge in the beating of Ne-Yo’s manager, Jayvon Smith, at a Louis Vuitton store in Manhattan last December, reports New York’s Daily News.

Jones agreed to a sentence of time served. However, a $7 million lawsuit filed against Jones by the victim, who is the younger brother of Jay Z’s right hand man,Ty Ty, is still pending.

Jones’ lawyer Scott Leemon reported his doubts over the legitimacy of Smith’s accusations to XXLMag.com in April, “There were no injuries here and this is all revolving around an alleged civil suit that was filed,” said Leemon. “From what I understand from media reports, the plaintiff is seeking somewhere in the vicinity of millions and millions of dollars. So, I think that criminal action is brought to set up the civil suit.”

Meanwhile Jayvon maintains that the blows that landed on his face “caused redness, swelling, and substantial pain.” A court will ultimately decide how fair these accusations are. –Brooklyne Gipson

  • http://youtube.com/federalranga Federal Ranga

    J7!!!

    Why is that semi tough guys are always swinging on the harmless over the dumbest shit in the most public places and events?

    Damn, when yall gonna learn? Fuck it. When is More Than Music 3 coming out? Or am I late?

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  • sealsaa

    Jim Jones is a coon in every sense of the word. I remember when he went ape-shit on that hotel security staff. Here’s hoping he has to pay up.

  • Brooklyn

    you know a nigga is a bitch when he starts beef in a louis vuitton store. what were they fighting over, the last louis scarf on the rack?

  • $ykotic/Don McCaine

    Plead out, no time served, cut a deal for about 2 mil, lawyer gets most, dude will be broke in 24 months, life goes on.

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  • I am legend

    Damn Jimmy u gotta watch who u put ur hands on becuz if niggaz aint G’d up they aint bout that knuckle game they want 2 take u 2 court,them lil blows u hit em with aint worth no millions i know u regret that shit well u live and u learn.