OnlyFans star Courtney Clenney has appeared in a Hawaii court, agreeing to be sent back to Florida to be tried for murdering her boyfriend — as it emerged she’d previously been busted for throwing a glass at him.
Clenney, 26, appeared in court Thursday in Hilo, where she was arrested while enrolled in rehab for substance abuse.
Wearing a skimpy black tank top and a mask, the OnlyFans star — known online as Courtney Tailor — waived her right to an extradition hearing and agreed to return to Florida to face second-degree murder charges.
Judge Henry Nakamoto ordered her held without bail pending extradition.
Clenney has admitted to killing live-in boyfriend Christian Obumseli on April 3, but claimed she threw a knife from 10 feet away while defending herself from his violence.
When she called 911 to report the stabbing, Obumseli “can be heard in the background repeatedly saying he is dying and cannot feel his arm,” an arrest warrant said.
“The defendant is also heard saying, ‘I’m so sorry baby,’” the warrant said, according to the Miami Herald.
“The amount of blood throughout the condominium at different levels, including two large pools, evidences the victim was bleeding for an extended period before police arrived,” the warrant also said.
The injuries proved that Obumseli had been stabbed in the chest from close range, rather than hit by a flung knife, insisted prosecutors — who also released a damning video showing the model repeatedly hitting her lover and pulling his hair in an elevator two months earlier.
But that was just one of many violent fights the couple had — and Clenney was arrested for domestic battery in Las Vegas in January 2021, according to the Miami Herald.
In that case, Clenney threw a glass at him “and barely missed him as he was laying on the couch,” the Miami outlet noted.
“Courtney said that she had thrown items at him in the past like plates and glasses,” the Herald said, citing a Las Vegas police report. The status of that domestic battery case was unclear, the paper stressed.
When the couple lived together for two years in Austin, Texas, neighbors recalled regular fights — with one saying Clenney threw a giant painting off their balcony, landing on the floor below.
“You could hear her throwing glasses, smashing objects,” their then-downstairs neighbor, Aidan Nevisky, told the outlet.
In their time in Miami, the couple had so many fights the building’s management was moving to evict them, the arrest warrant said.
Prosecutors said the murder was the culmination of a “tempestuous and combative relationship.”
“There was a history of her always being aggressive and violent,” said Larry Handfield, a Miami lawyer representing Obumseli’s family.
However, Clenney’s Miami defense lawyer, Frank Prieto, stuck to the claim that his client was merely defending herself from ongoing domestic violence
“Obumseli was the abuser, the worst kind of abuser,” Prieto said in a statement. “He would manipulate and abuse Courtney in private when he thought nobody was around.”
With Post wires
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