the television personality and fashion consultant accused of
slicing a New York City bouncer from his hairline to his
mouth, allegedly used a razor to inflict the injury which
required 50 stitches and severed an artery and a nerve, the
according to court documents.
Wright is suing Ali, who has made several guest appearances
on "Basketball Wives" and "Real Housewives of Atlanta, for
$10 million for the Jan. 26 melee that left his face maimed.
Ali, who was released on $10,000 bail after she reportedly
turned herself in to police Friday, is facing felony assault
charges for the vicious attack, according to The New York
publicist Soulgee McQueen claims Wright is lying because his
statements to investigators continue to change, says The
Wright reportedly told police that he "felt her hand reach
through" and that her nail caused the deep laceration;
however, now Wright is adding the weapon allegation and told
investigators that Ali swiped at his "face with a razor
his client was not involved and that Wright's story changed
after it was clear that Ali's nails could not have caused
the seven-inch long cut, reports The Daily News.
Paul Edelstein agrees that even a "perfectly manicured nail"
could not have caused the gash, but he maintains that the
defendant was involved and must have used "something other
than a nail to do that."
The Daily News that his client will have a permanent scar
and will not be able to furrow his brow for the time being.