Bossip reported the assault allegedly happened in 2017 but Sierra was not charged until 2019. The outlet also says that according to court documents, Sierra is charged with “two counts of battery and one count of battery against a female who is pregnant.”
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Redd, who was allegedly with Gates when this reported incident happened, agreed to testify on her behalf. Karlie Redd later couldn’t make it to the court hearing because a series of events.
She was first caught up in traffic. It took her a while to get the courthouse and then there was the issue about being sent to the wrong courtroom. Redd was given the wrong courtroom by Gates.
Sierra Gates technically was at fault for Redd missing her own appearance and yet Gates didn’t see that it way. She blamed her former friend Karlie Redd because she heard a rumor. The rumor stated that Redd never wanted to show up and so Gates believes she had been had. She thought her friend set her up and she refused to listen to reason.
It didn’t matter that the hearing had been postponed or that Redd could still testify in her defense. Gates was just so upset that she began burning bridges.
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Gates pushed Redd away and that only reaffirmed Redd’s suspicions. Karlie Redd has been there a lot for Gates in the past and she never feels like she’s getting the same support. The way Gates was able to turn on her so fast also proved how one-way their relationship is.
There was no turning back for them now. They got physical with each other and that’s usually a line that crossed just the once. Gates got into a fight with a woman who was impregnated by her ex-husband and the fight was very clearly personal. And, that fight created a whole new fight.