Ex-NBA star Matt Barnes was slapped with a restraining order by the co-parents of his girlfriend’s three oldest youngsters. Anansa Sims’ ex-husband David Patterson and his new fiancee, Melisa Andino, accused the athlete of harassment and in addition mistreatment of Patterson’s three youngsters with the mannequin within the submitting in keeping with The Blast.
Matt Barnes Neglects Sims’ Older Youngsters?
Andino filed the restraining order in keeping with the report, explaining that the 2 households who co-parent the kids are usually not in a great place whereas the youngsters stick with Barnes. Andino mentioned the kids “reside at Matt’s dwelling 50% of the time (each different week when they’re with their mom.)”
She shared extra of her issues in her assertion.
“They mentioned that Matt solely speaks to them at household dinners. They mentioned the remainder of the time, he goes right into a room and smokes. They mentioned that they really feel like their mom loves Matt greater than she loves them.”
Andino, a faculty principal, can also be accusing him of harassing them in group textual content messages.
“That is very regarding to me since I’ve additionally been threatened by Matt Barnes.”
Anansa Sims’ Ex-Husband Speaks Out On Social Media
It’s unclear why David Patterson, an ex Atlanta Falcons participant as soon as married to Anansa Sims, didn’t file the restraining order himself. His present fiancee took on the duty, claiming that the 4 co-parents are all in a bunch textual content the place Matt allegedly threatened and harassed them over their issues in regards to the children’ happiness.
Patterson shared a put up on social media days earlier than his fiancee filed the restraining order hinting that he was prepared to inform his story.
Lacking my infants and I do know they’re lacking me too! Dads matter, it’s time for me to inform my story.
Within the submitting, Patterson’s fiancee additionally outlines incidents the place she felt Barnes’ habits made the kids really feel threatened, saying,
“There are occasions that one of many youngsters has began to inform me or my fiance one thing that occurred at Matt’s home. and one other youngster will say “Shh…don’t speak about that.” This makes me concern that they’re being threatened to not inform us what goes on at Matt’s dwelling. Given the general public life Matt and Anansa lead. there are movies on social media of him cursing on the children and pushing them.”
“If Matt Barnes will threaten me, a principal who has by no means mentioned something to him. would threaten a police officer. would choke and assault a girl…l perceive why the kids lastly advised their father and l that they have been afraid of him. l don’t consider youngsters ought to be pressured to reside with an individual who mistreats them as a result of that’s who their mom chooses to be with.”
Decide Presses Pause On Restraining Order
Anansa and David have three children collectively. Ava Brielle Patterson, 11, David Bernard Patterson III who is popping 10 in November and Benjamin Patterson, 8. They have been married from July 2010 to 2017. She additionally has a 4-year-old son, Ashton, with Matt Barnes.
Reportedly, a choose didn’t order Barnes restrained from the group however set a listening to to listen to either side of the story on November 4, 2022.