Former Basketball Wives LA star Gloria Govan, 33, was arrested for felony child endangerment after a fight with her ex-husband Matt Barnes. Police say this fight put their twin sons in harms way.
Gloria’s sons were at their school Friday afternoon, school was about to let out, and ex-husband Matt Barnes was scheduled to pick them up. According to their child custody agreement, Matt had custody for the Labor Day weekend.
According to sources, at 2:55pm 5 minutes before school ended, Gloria arrived to get the boys. She put the children in her car and Matt showed up and told her it was his weekend for their sons.
Matt told the boys to get out of Gloria’s car and into his. The children followed Matt’s instructions, Gloria then flew into a blind rage and tried to follow Matt’s car, screaming and cussing at him. Gloria then blocked Matt’s car with the children inside, and someone called 911.
Gloria was arrested for child endangerment and also violating a court order. After police took Gloria to jail, they let Matt take the children after he showed them paperwork he had custody this weekend.
Gloria was involved in a bitter divorce with ex-Laker player Matt Barnes. She is currently engaged to to Derek Fisher, a former Basketball player and coach. Derek and Matt were once teammates on the Lakers. Matt believes Derek and Gloria had affair when they were married.
Gloria was released after posting $100,000 bail.
— Basketball Wives Fan (@BasketballWivs) October 28, 2012