Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star Karen King was arrested on Monday while she was in court facing charges for something completely unrelated.
After her arrest, a not-so-flattering mug shot photo of the felonious grandma went viral that had tongues wagging.
Karen was in court for a separate case but was taken into custody when the clerk announced she had an outstanding warrant for missing car parents on her Maserati.
The 56-year-old quickly bonded out of jail and posted a video rant denying she missed a car payment, and made it clear — she’s not smoking crack!
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TSR STAFF: Talia O. @theclosetratchet _____________________________________ Yesterday, we reported to you guys that after #LHHATL's #KarenKing showed up in court On Monday, she was arrested! She had allegedly failed to make payments on her #Maserati which cause a judge to sign off on a warrant for her arrest last October. After Karen was released from jail, she took to Instagram confirm the news, but to also clarify that she did not miss any of her payments. _____________________________________ "Everybody is always ready to spread the bad sh*t. Yes, I went to jail today and yes, I got out," King said in a clip. She went on to say that "no payments were missed" and urged media sites to "stop gossiping." She insists that the car dealership keeps– (Read more at TheShadeRoom.Com!)
The reality star has quite a long rap sheet. Over the past 20 years, she’s been arrested for credit card fraud and even attempted murder and kidnapping her son’s father — a charge that landed her on America’s Most Wanted back in 2012.