Bobbi Kristina’s family banned her boyfriend Nick from her hospital room, and it’s becoming clear why. Hollywood Life has obtained photos and EXCLUSIVE police documents that reveal Nick’s history of violence and multiple run-ins with the law. Take a look at our comprehensive timeline.
It seems Bobbi Kristina Brown, 21, surrounded herself with some very troubled individuals before her tragic drowning on Jan. 31. Her boyfriend Nick Gordon and their mutual friend Max Lomas — the man who found Bobbi Kristina lying face down in a bathtub — each have an extensive rap sheet that HollywoodLife.com has broken down for you.
Nick Gordon’s History Of Violence: Bobbi Kristina’s Husband’s Troubled Past
— Feb. 2, 2015: Police find marijuana residue in Nick’s car. Just days after Bobbi Kristina’s shocking drowning, Nick and a friend, Duane Tyrone Hall, were stopped for a lane violation, and police found a small amount of marijuana residue in the center console of Nick’s car. No charges were filed.
— Jan. 31, 2015: Bobbi Kristina’s drowning. Nick is reportedly being investigated by police for allegedly trying to cover up Bobbi Kristina’s drowning. Max has accused Nick of trying to hide blood stains and clean up Bobbi’s home before police arrived on the scene, according to a report from TMZ.
— Jan. 14, 2015: Max was arrested on three felonies. Max was arrested and charged with three felonies, including possession of a firearm, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, and possession of alprazolam (Xanax), according to the UK’s Daily Mail.
— Dec. 30, 2014: Nick was arrested on an unidentified warrant. Nick and Bobbi Kristina were involved in a traffic accident. When the responding officer learned that Nick had an active warrant for his arrest in Fulton County, Ga., Nick was arrested and taken to jail. No further action was taken.
— Aug. 28, 2014: Nick was arrested on a DUI charge. According to the official police report, Nick was arrested for “failure to maintain lane, DUI less safe and suspended license” after he overturned his car.
— June 4, 2013: Max and Nick allegedly beat and threatened a man named Steven Stepho in his apartment, as they tried to get money from him. Although Max and Nick were both named in the police report, it does not say that they were charged or arrested in the beating.
— 2012: Max was arrested for a probation violation.
— June 2011: Max was arrested on charges including possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of firearms during commission of a felony, and consumption of alcohol in a park, the Daily Mail reports.
— April 1, 2011: Nick was cited for pointing a pistol at Bobbi Kristina’s friend; Bobbi Kristina was cited for being a minor in possession of alcohol. In this bizarre incident, Max allegedly beat a man who Bobbi Kristina was spending time with, and Nick confessed to pointing his handgun at people and waving “the gun in the air in an attempt to stop the fight.” Click here for more details on this story.
Bobbi Kristina Brown Has A Violent Circle Of Friends
Max and Nick aren’t the only violent people in Bobbi Kristina’s life. The blonde man in the above bottom photo, Mason Whitaker, 23, is one of Bobbi’s closest friends, and he was also in the car when Nick was arrested for a DUI in August 2014.
Bobbi Kristina is pictured above giving the thumbs up next to Mason as he wields a gigantic hunting knife. Mason has a large collection of weapons, including handguns, a shotgun, a sniper rifle and a crossbow, which he has also shown off on social media. In one tweet his boasted that his 12-gauge shotgun could “blow you in half like a samurai sword,” according to the Daily Mail.
Max Lomas has also posted disturbing images online, including one of himself with a sword and others showcasing an AR-15-style assault rifle and two semi-automatic pistols.
HollywoodLifers, what do YOU make of all of this? Do you think Nick and Max were a bad influence on Bobbi Kristina? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.
— Tierney McAfee