The father of VENUS and Serena Williams was accused of being “erratic” and possessing an “armor including an AK-47” by his third wife, the documents show.
Richard Williams’ estranged wife – subject of new biopic King Richard – sensationally claimed in the divorce papers that he was “acting hostile” in their marriage because she feared he would harm their young son.
Former tennis coach Williams, who is portrayed by Will Smith in Hollywood’s new hit moviefiled for divorce from his third wife, Lakeisha Graham, in 2017 after seven years together – but the couple is still getting through the courts.
In a series of court documents, she accused her of having to remove an “armor including an AK-47” from their home and claimed she was forced to raise their son. Dylan alone because he “refused to participate”, TMZ reported.
Amid their messy divorce, Lakeisha, 42, also claims Williams, 79, used to drive through poor neighborhoods to see women.
In her 2019 testimony, she said, “He likes to drive, you know, and doesn’t say anything. He likes going through poor neighborhoods.
“He likes to take me like Downtown Los Angeles. He always likes to take me to neighborhoods where you know, there are black women, because he likes women. Yes, so to speak. “
Lakeisha admitted to imitating her handwriting, but said in court documents he asked her to do everything for him because of her ill health, and that the documents and mortgage were notarized. and testify at a loan company.
It comes like Sabrina Williams accused her father of not paying alimony to her motherleaving her and her siblings to grow up in poverty.
Speaking to The Sun, Sabrina said Richard’s defection when she was eight years old had a huge impact on the family.
She accused her father of going out after telling her that went out to buy her a bike and never come back.
That forced his wife Betty – Sabrina’s mother – to raise them six children alone.
“I had two childhoods, childhood one through eight was amazing,” Sabrina recalls.
“But once he left, within a year, we have become very poor. There is not always a meal on the table. We went downhill. “
New movie King Richard shows how a man with no tennis background and very limited financial resources guided his daughters to unprecedented success.
It reveals the racism, violence and hardship the Williams family had to overcome.
According to Oscar-nominated actor Will Smith, it will detail how “complicated” a man three times married to Richard can be.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/17595987/king-richard-docs-wife-accused-erratic-arsenal/ King Richard’s documents unearthed show that his third wife accused him of being ‘erratic’ and possessing an ‘an arsenal of weapons including an AK-47’.