Ray Allen Claims He Was Catfished By A Man Posing As Several Attractive Women
What is it going to take for Ray Allen to stop communicating with attractive strangers online? Back in 2009, he played the “hacked” card after his account publicly tweeted sexual instructions to a woman that are too x-rated for me to post here.
Maybe Ray Ray getting catfished will be the must-needed wakeup call.
According to ESPN, the retired NBA star filed an emergency motion in an Orlando, Florida court to throw out a case where he is accused of stalking someone he met online. Allen claims to the be the victim of catfishing by a man named Bryant Coleman who has allegedly pretended to be several attractive women online, and has baited Allen into sharing personal information.
Coleman claims that Allen is the one who is stalking him.
“Coleman pretended to be a number of attractive women interested in Ray Allen,” read the motion filed on Allen’s behalf. “Ray believed he was speaking with these women and communicated with them.”
Allen’s attorney, David Oscar Markus, released a statement claiming Allen was the victim “of an online scheme to extract money and embarrass him by someone who appears to be troubled.”
Allen claims Coleman threatened to reveal details of their conversations, and that the two parties eventually agreed upon a deal to keep things under wraps. Since then, Allen claims, Coleman has violated the terms of the agreement and continued to harass him online in increasingly creepy manners.
From Allen’s motion, via ESPN: