Grammy-nominated singer, Angie Stone who rose to fame with R&B hits such as “Brotha”, “No More Rain” and “Wish I Didn’t Miss You,” is out of jail.
Stone, was arrested in DeKalb County after police say she struck her 30-year-old daughter with a metal stand and knocked out the her front teeth.
According to the police report, Angie Stone said Diamond Stone hit her in the face with closed fists first. On the other hand, Diamond Stone and a family friend who witnessed the altercation, Blondy Chisolm, told police that they were not sure who threw the first blow.
The spat, according to Diamond Stone, started when her mother entered her room, demanded that she clean it up and ordered her to control her children, who were running around the singer’s home half naked.
She went on to state that her mum started getting in her face, telling her she needed to leave because she is tired (of) her, then an argument ensued before you know it, a physical altercation occurred. She said after her mother stuck her she walked away.
Angie Stone’s version was different. She told the police that she did not know she hit her daughter with a metal stand. She said once she realized what she did, she quickly put the stand down and attempted to get away from her but she continued to come after her as if to strike her again but.
Both women were taken to DeKalb County Police Department headquarters for questioning. Diamond Stone was released with no charges while Angie Stone was charged with domestic aggravated assault.
This is not the first time Angie Stone will be arrested. In March 2011, she was arrested while driving to church after being caught speeding and driving on a suspended license. Angie Stone whose real name is Angela Brown, was nominated for Grammys in 2003, 2004 and 2008.