Notorious actor Jamal Woolard allegedly choked his wife because he didn’t like the way that she was talking to their young daughter, reports TMZ.
Woolard, who played Christopher Wallace, a.k.a. the Notorious B.I.G. in the 2009 film Notorious, was arrested at his home in Snellville, Georgia after his 15-year-old stepson called 911 to report that Woolard had “hit” his mother.
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The 15-year-old boy told the 911 operator, “My stepdad, he hit my mom and he’s acting crazy.” At one point you can hear him yell at Woolard … “You’re going to jail!”
Woolard’s wife, Alisha, told police her husband began screaming at her after she had scolded their daughter … claiming he grabbed her by the throat, slammed her against the wall and told her, “Get the f*** off of my daughter.”
According to police, the stepson said he heard his mom “making choking sounds” and confronted Woolard saying, “F*** you n****, I’m tired of you disrespecting my mom.”
Woolard was arrested for battery and child cruelty and he’s been ordered to stay away from his family.
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