Rihanna Catches Shady Uncle Selling Bootleg Fenty Puma Gear
53-year-old Leroy Fitzgerald Brathwaite, Rihanna’s uncle, was arrested after the Rihanna asked authorities to track down a scammer selling fake Fenty Puma merchandise she spotted in her native Barbados.
According to Nation News, Rih got in contact with one of her Puma reps after laying eyes on some “Fuma Penty” merchandise at Swan Street market on a recent visit back home.
The rep reportedly flew to the island and made a report with police, who launched a full investigation into the seller responsible.
Investigators discovered that it was Brathwaite, an artist himself who has gone by the names Daddy I-Roy and De Warrior, selling the items in a booth he owned. He has now been charged under the Fair Trading Commission’s (FTC) Consumer Protection Act.