Tameka Raymond Speaks Out After Son’s Accident (Video)

by Sunni

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More than a week after her son’s near-drowning in a family pool, Usher’s ex-wife Tameka Raymond sat down for an interview with “Good Morning America” to tell her side of story.

Raymond requested an emergency custody hearing a day after the former couple’s 5-year-old son got caught in a pool drain while in the care of Usher’s aunt in Atlanta.

A judge dismissed her request for decision-making authority after hearing from both sides in court.

Usher was allowed to retain primary custody of Usher V and 4-year-old Naviyd Ely.

Hit ‘play’ above to watch Raymond’s interview.

Below are some of the excerpts from the interview:

On her reaction to the incident

“I was mad because I was like ‘How did this even happen? Who was watching him? Why was my son under water for nearly 3 minutes?”

On where she was when she receive the call

“I was at a dental appointment. He doesn’t call me regularly, so when I saw his number come up. I immediately jumped up because I figured he has the boys. I need to get this.”

On whether she thinks Usher is at fault

“I didn’t blame Usher for it. I was just angry that it happened on his watch, because while accidents happen, never have my children been injured on my watch.”

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