Jermaine Jackson claims he was robbed
of more than $150,000 in jewels, watches, and clothing. But some are questioning
the timing of his story.
Jackson is the latest celebrity victim of a jewelry crime. Or so he says.
According to a report he filed with the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department,
Jackson says someone swiped a Louis Vuitton bag full of pricey possessions he
kept in his rented Calabasas, California home – including jewelry, watches and
The robbery is under investigation and there are currently no suspects,
reports TMZ, which notes that Jackson claimed the theft just before filing court
documents – as part of a child support case – in which he stated he could no
longer afford the $3,000-a-month payment for his kids Jaafar and Jermajesty.
Some are questioning the convenient ‘timing’ of Jackson’s theft report, but
so far the investigation continues.
Jermaine Jackson isn’t the only celebrity involved in a jewelry crime.