The brother of ex-Knicks star Amar'e Stoudemire has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping and beating the mother of his child.
The shocking details of Jerrel Stoudemire's arrest were reported by TMZ Sports.
Stoudemire, who is captain of the New York Knicks, proposed to the mother of his three children in Paris on Saturday, according to Us Magazine."I have been planning my proposal for a while and overlooking the entire Paris skyline seemed like a perfect place.Six-time NBA All-Star Amar’e Stoudemire has been slapped with a lawsuit by Miami-based beauty Quynn Lovett, who alleges he fathered her daughter last year, the Daily Mail first reported Wednesday.Stoudemire, 34, who has four children with his wife of five years, Alexis Welch, acknowledges he could be the father of young Zoe Renee, and is paying ,333 a month in temporary child support as a result.I am so happy she said yes and now we can continue to build our life together as husband and wife," Stoudemire said in a statement to Us Weekly from Paris.The 29-year-old, who has been dating Welch since 2002, popped the question outside of their penthouse Le Meurice Hotel Belle Etoile Royal Suit overlooking the Eiffel Tower, shortly after the couple spent the day taking a private tour of Paris. #engaged #blessed," Stoudemire wrote on Twitter shortly after his proposal.Married since 2012, Stoudemire and Welch have regularly gushed over each other on social media.In June, the mother of four shared a sweet family photo on Instagram following the Israeli League Championship. Y., on Monday with her “#1.” This isn’t the first time Lovett has gone after Stoudemire.Hazell Stoudemire, 35, was reportedly driving a Cadillac Escalade north on U. 27 in Lake Wales, Fla., at a high speed and collided with a tractor trailer.He was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt and was declared dead at the scene, according to a police report.Stoudemire has admitted in his response to the complaint that he knows about Zoe and the possibility he is the father.Former NBA player Amar'e Stoudemire, who's been married to the mother of his four children since 2012, is being sued by a Miami woman who says he fathered a little girl last year when he was playing for the Heat A native of Massachusetts, Lovett claims in her complaint Stoudemire has not been involved with the child, has not visited and hasn't paid any of her maternity bills, which she estimated to be around ,000.