Wendy Williams Kevin Hunter Jr.'s son, pleaded not guilty in his father's case, Kevin Hunter Sr. reports TMZ.
The 18-year-old appeared in court on Tuesday, June 25, to join his request. He wore a white shirt with buttoned buttons next to his lawyer. Williams, 54, and Kevin Sr., 46, were reportedly advised to wait outside the courthouse in a car when their son appeared in front of the judge.
The prosecutor demanded more time to "investigate the circumstances of the case" and predicted that, TMZ said it would be cleared at the next hearing.
The hunters were involved in a physical altercation on a parking lot in New Jersey on May 22, prompting the police to answer their family's home later in the day. Kevin Jr. is said to have beaten his father during a dispute over the divorce of Kevin Sr. from Williams in the nose.
The Essex County Family Court confirmed to us weekly that Kevin Jr. "was arrested and charged with assault. Kevin Sr. later went into the incident and told TMZ, "I love my son very much and I will not pursue this matter legally. Things do not always look what they look like.
The presenter of Wendy Williams Show filed for divorce from TV producer on April 10 after more than 21 years of marriage. Their separation took place weeks after the alleged lover of Kevin Sr., Sharina Hudson had welcomed a little girl. He has not confirmed rumors that he is the father.
Williams has since casually started dating, though she denied reports she has a new boyfriend. "Look, my husband had a full baby with a woman he was with for 15 years … where I was penned in as a show pony. Now I live my life, "she said to TMZ earlier this month after being seen several times with North Carolina-born Marc Tomblin a 27-year-old convicted criminal.
The Emmy nominee, who fought against addiction early in her career, has tried to stay sober. "Wendy is not in a good place," said a source recently exclusive to Us . "Friends around her fear she's out of control."
Us Weekly turned to Williams and Kevin Sr. to comment.
Wendy Williams and husband Kevin Hunter together over the years
NEW YORK, NY – JULY 11: (EXCLUSIVE COVER) (LR) Kevin Hunter, wife Wendy Williams and son Kevin Hunter Jr are posing at a celebration for The Hunter Foundation Charity, which is financing programs for families and youth communities in New York City on July 11, 2017, for help and guidance. (Photo by Bruce Glikas / Bruce Glikas / Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY – JANUARY 14: TV personality Wendy Williams (r) and her husband Kevin Hunter visit the Smif N Wessun – Dah Shinin & # 39; 20th Anniversary Concert at SOB & # 39; on January 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY – DEC 5: Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter attend the New York Knicks vs. Brooklyn Nets game at the Barclays Center on December 5, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney / WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY – MAY 9: (LR) Wendy Williams, Hunter Kevin and Carlos Narcisse attend the book publishing party "Ask Wendy" in the Pink Elephant on May 9, 2013 in New York part city. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY – MAY 24: Wendy Williams and her husband Kevin Hunter attend the 500th episode of the "Wendy Williams Show" at Element on May 24, 2012 in New York City part. (Photo by Bobby Bank / WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY – APR 24: Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter leave & # 39; The Late Show with David Letterman & # 39; at the Ed Sullivan Theater on April 24, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Donna Ward / Getty Images)
(L-R) Kevin Hunter and Wendy Williams attend the 2010 Christmas party of Wendy Williams at Nikki Beach on December 29, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
NEW YORK – OCTOBER 19: TV personality Wendy Williams (R) and her husband Kevin Hunter leave the movie set "Celebrity Apprentice" at the Famiglia Restaurant on October 19, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Ray Tamarra / Getty Images)
NEW YORK – AUGUST 25: (LR) Kevin Hunter, Wendy Williams and Bruce Oust ring the opening bell on the NASDAQ MarketSite on August 25, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski / WireImage)
(LR) Kevin Hunter, NFL player Lamar Odom, TV personality Khloe Kardashian Odom and TV and radio personality Wendy Williams attend the Casio event "Shock the World "Part of the Manhattan Center in August 2, 2010 in New York City. WATER MILL, NY – JULY 30: Kevin Hunter and Wendy Williams attend the QVC Style Initiative dinner hosted by CEO Mike George at the home of Dennis Basso and partner Michael Cominotto on July 30, 2010 in New York Watermill, NY. (Photo by PATRICK MCMULLAN / Patrick McMullan about Getty Images)
NEW YORK – NOVEMBER 30: Wendy Williams and husband Kevin Hunter attend the birthday party of Sari Baez on November 30, 2009 in New York City at the marquee. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 29: Kevin Hunter and Wendy Williams attend the "Music in Motion" party at the marquee on September 29, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 12: Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter participate in the reincarnation of Hip Hop, created by Sean & # 39; Diddy & # 39; Combs and Russell Simmons will be moderated on September 12, 2007 in New York City, New York.
Wendy Williams with Kevin Hunter Hunter and Wendy Williams while Go On !! Alize Day with Wendy Williams – July 7, 2006 at the W Hotel in New York, New York, USA. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
Husband / Manager Kevin Hunter and Wendy Williams at Wendy Williams's signing as National Speaker at Kobrand's headquarters in New York, New York, USA. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
Kevin Hunter and Wendy Williams (from Power 105.1 FM in NYC) (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
Kevin Hunter and Wendy Williams present during Wendy Williams Dons and Divas Black Party Hosted by Mary J. Blige – Inside at Crobar in New York, New York, USA. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK – JUNE 22: Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter attend the CD introduction of Wendy Williams in Quo on June 22 by Courvoisier Ambassadrice Nina Shay , New York City, in Quo, is moderated in 2005 in New York City. (Photo by Erik T. Kaiser / Patrick McMullan on Getty Images)
Kevin Hunter and Wendy Williams during the release party of Faith Evans for the First Lady – Inside at the Supper Club in New York, New York, USA. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
Wendy Williams of 107.5 fm and Kevin Hunter during the Wendy Williams birthday party at Tens at Tens in New York, New York, USA. (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter (Photo by Johnny Nunez / WireImage)
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