50 Cent Sued Over Assault at His House

Plaintiff says rapper knew his employee had criminal record

September 21, 2011 9:15 AM ET
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Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson attends the "Street King" Launch in New York City.
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50 Cent is being sued for an attack on a woman at his home, though the rapper was not present when the alleged crime went down. According to TMZ, the suit targets Dwayne McKenzie, an employee of the rapper, and claims that 50 Cent was fully aware of McKenzie's criminal past.

Photos: 50 Cent and Kanye West

The plaintiff, Vasti Ortiz, says she was invited to 50 Cent's Connecticut mansion, where McKenzie made "graphic and vulgar" sexual requests. When she attempted to leave the premises, she claims to have been physically assaulted by another woman while McKenzie held her down.

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