Broken marriages often led to conflicts of loyalty and American entrepreneur and actor Damon Dash's current condition is the best example.
Recently, Dash was arrested for his unpaid child support to ex-wife Rachel Roy and ex-girlfriend Cindy. What is the actual matter?
What Was Damon Dash’s Divorce Consequences?
The 48-year-old actor cum entrepreneur filed for divorce in 2009 from his then-wife Rachel Roy. Once a multi-millionaire, Dash stepped down financially from owning $50 million to $2 million in debt.
The former power couple got divorced in 2011 and Rachel was granted sole custody of their daughters Ava Dash and Tallulah Ruth Dash while Dash was given only limited visitation rights.
Following the court orders, Dash sued Roy for $2.5 million claiming she mismanaged their shared fashion line. He also mentioned, Roy threatened his life with a knife.
According to TMZ, Dash filed legal documents stating that he no longer wants to pay for his 19-year-old daughter Ava. Dash further added, he no longer makes money as he used to in the past days.
As per reports, Dash roughly made over $56,000, while Rachel made approximately $500k in 2018. He reportedly pays $3,666 a month for 11-year-old Tallulah’s private school fees.
Why Was Damon Dash Arrested?
On 21st November 2019, the American actor was arrested for $400k unpaid child custody. As per Daily Mail, Dash was being targeted since 2015 with a warrant issued over $62,553 he owed to Morales.
The same year, Damon was issued yet another court conviction ordering him to pay an additional $342,000.
Recently in March 2019, a second warrant was issued in the Bronx Family Court case of Roy. As per reports, he was ordered to pay $341,991 and $25,000 for attorney fees in 2015. He was released after he paid a debt of about $1 million for an outstanding warrant.
When Did Dash And Roy Marry?
Damon first met Roy when she was working as an intern at Rocawear. The duo began dating for a while and exchanged their wedding vows on 15th January 2005.
Together they share two daughters: Ava born on 7th December 1999 and Tallulah Das born on 14th May 2008. Roy filed for the divorce in 2009 and officially ended their marriage in 2011.
Besides, he also shares a son named Dame “Boogie” Dash with former girlfriend Linda Williams. Also, a son named Lucky (b. in 2004) with Cindy Morales.
Dash is currently dating Raquel Horn. The duo is expecting their first child.
Did You Know? Dash was dating late singer Aaliyah at the time of her death.