New Orleans Pelicans star Jaxson Hayes is being taken to court by his ex-girlfriend… with the Instagram model accusing him of being physical with her.
Hayes, the 8th overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, is being sued for assault by Sophie Jamorawho claims to have brutalized her several times during their relationship… including the night he got into a fight with the cops.
According to the lawsuit, obtained by TMZ, Jamora claims they started dating in October 2020 and the NBA stud first got violent with her on Valentine’s Day 2021, violently abusing her. in a hotel room in Dallas.
In the docs, Jamora claims she traveled with Jaxson for his NBA game and shared a hotel room, and when he returned to the room, he freaked out when she joked about the lack of flowers. For Valentine’s Day. She claims he insulted her, hit her with a suitcase which he threw across the room, physically restrained her from leaving the room and kicked down a bathroom door to rip her hands phone.
In her costume, Jamora claims Jaxson apologized for the Valentine’s Day 2021 incident and swore he would never physically get back together with her again…but she says more abuse followed as their relationship continued.
According to the documents, Jamora claims that Jaxson, his two dogs and his cousin were staying at her Los Angeles home on July 27, 2021 when he became violent again.
In the suit, Jamora claims she left Jaxson at home during the day while she was at a photoshoot and came home to find her dog seriously injured, blaming the bites on the much larger dogs of Jason. She says Jaxson “passed out from a drug-induced stupor” when she got home, and while he slept she crated his dogs.
In the documents, Jamora claims that Jaxson finally woke her up at midnight and asked what happened to the dogs before she flew away. She says they got into a verbal argument, which escalated into Jaxson allegedly threatening his cousin to rape her.
In her costume, Jamora claims that Jaxson got physical with her and her pup, throwing the pup to the ground and grabbing and shaking her, to the point where she told him he was hurting her. She says she locked herself in a bathroom, but he kicked down the door and roughed her up.
Jamora claims Jaxson chased her around the house and property, grabbing her multiple times, throwing her, and dragging her down stairs. She says he got mad and started smashing everything he could get his hands on.
According to the documents, Jamora claims she locked Jaxson out of the house, but he broke in through a window and she texted her cousins, begging them to call the cops.
In his pursuit, Jamora claims that the cops eventually arrived and Jaxson began interfering with the police investigation, getting into an altercation with officers where he was tasered.
Los Angeles Police Department
TMZ broke the story… Jaxson was arrested that night, and he recently entered a plea of no contest for a resisting arrest and a false charge of imprisonment.
Jamora is suing Jaxson for assault, battery, and emotional distress…and she’s suing him for damages.
We’ve reached out to Jaxson and Jamora’s agent…so far, no word back.