Jackson Mahomes, the brother of Kansas Metropolis Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, appeared in court docket following allegations of sexual assault.
In keeping with an affidavit, Mahomes was accused of forcibly kissing a lady towards her will on three events earlier this 12 months, after grabbing her by the neck. The incident happened at Aspens Restaurant and Lounge in Overland Park, Kansas, on February 25.
Throughout a short listening to, a decide in Johnson County granted Mahomes‘ request to switch his bond settlement, permitting him to speak with three of the 4 witnesses listed, who’re his mates. Mahomes selected to not remark earlier than or after the listening to and had been launched on bail after posting $100,000.
The court docket proceedings occurred a day after a redacted affidavit offered further particulars concerning the alleged assault on Aspen Vaughn, the proprietor of the restaurant. The doc acknowledged that Mahomes had pushed a waiter who tried to enter the room the place he was with Vaughn. Subsequently, Mahomes allegedly forcibly kissed her 3 times with out her consent, after grabbing her by the neck.
In the meantime, the sufferer knowledgeable the police that Mahomes was acquainted together with her stepdaughter and had prompted bother up to now, resulting in earlier requests for him to go away the restaurant. Two servers within the neighborhood didn’t hear her cries for assist, however later confirmed that she had knowledgeable them concerning the alleged assault and confirmed them a bruise on her neck.
In keeping with the affidavit, Mahomes requested that Vaughn preserve the incident a secret and even provided to assist her together with her enterprise attributable to his substantial social media following as a TikTok and Instagram influencer. Vaughn‘s boyfriend arrived on the restaurant and, upon studying concerning the incident, instructed Mahomes and his mates to go away.