Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter’s son Kevin Hunter Jr. was in court on Tuesday where he pled not guilty on assault charges. Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter did not attend the court hearing and reportedly waited for their son outside of the courthouse. TMZ was on the scene and shared video footage from the hearing. According to their reporting, it is believed that Kevin Hunter Jr., will either see the charges against him dismissed or enter a program that if he completes should keep his record clear.
Kevin Hunter Jr.(18) was arrested on May 21, 2019, after getting into a fight with his father, Kevin Hunter Sr. There had been increasing tension between the family as reports circulated that Hunter Sr., had fathered a child with his alleged girlfriend Sharina Hudson. News of a fight between father and son dominated headlines at the same time it was said Wendy Williams was filing for divorce from her husband of 22 years.
According to the report, the case was continued making it unnecessary for Kevin Hunter Sr. and Wendy Williams to attend in person. Not many people filled the courtroom’s seats as Kevin Hunter Jr., entered his plea.
You may see Kevin Hunter Jr. and the courtroom in the video footage from TMZ in the player below.
It has been reported that Kevin Hunter Sr. has no desire to press charges against his son, however, that decision will ultimately be made by the state of New Jersey. The prosecutor wanted more time to review the case and there is a possibility that there will be a plea deal offered or the charges dismissed at the next hearing.
Many people were surprised when they didn’t see Wendy Williams or Kevin Hunter Jr., in the courtroom and rumors began flooding social media that something was wrong. Wendy Williams’ fans know that she is the type of woman to stand by her son through every step of this process and they were reassured when they heard she was advised not to enter the courtroom. What do you think about the assault case against Kevin Hunter Jr.? Do you think the case should be dismissed and the charges dropped?