UPDATE 10/11/18 5:30 p.m.: Following reports that Jasmine Sanders was involved in a hit and run car accident with her boyfriend Terrence J, the model released a statement on Thursday (Oct. 11).
“Despite what you guys may have hear, I was not involved in a car accident yesterday,” she said. “I genuinely enjoy sharing my life with you all via social media, however, it is very difficult to see such false portrayal about myself in the media.”
While she thanked her fans for their support during this difficult time, she announced that she will be taking a leave of absence from social media to “continue to work and stay focused.”
Terrence J has not commented on the latest report.
Original story below.
Los Angeles authorities are reportedly investigating a hit and run involving Terrence J and his girlfriend, model Jasmine Sanders, TMZ reports. Witnesses allegedly saw the two fleeing the scene after Terrence J’s black McLaren slammed into a a parking meter on Tuesday (Oct. 9) in Studio City, California.
According to witness reports, the vehicle hit a parking meter and then slid into a tree. Sanders was allegedly behind the wheel at the time of the incident. The couple allegedly fled the scene together.
Valley Traffic Division confirmed to PEOPLE that the incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. “The driver and passenger fled the scene after they crashed into a parking meter and a business,” they said. “There is no further information available at this time.”
Horrific photos have since surfaced online, showing the car’s front windshield and bumper completely shattered. While Traffic Division could not confirm the ownership of the car, police have verified that it is registered to a Terrence Jenkins. The Think Like A Man actor also shared videos of his new whip on Instagram in Mar. 2018.
It is unclear if anyone was hurt in the crash. Neither Terrence J nor Sanders have commented on the incident at this time.
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TSR STAFF: Chantel Kelli! @_popchanny! ___________________ Roommates, let’s hope #TerrenceJ and his girlfriend #JasmineSanders are uninjured as reports and photos have surfaced of what appears to be a horrific car crash. According to @TMZ_TV, Jasmine was reportedly driving the $300K Black McLaren and lost control before hitting a parking meter and a tree around 12:30 am, Tuesday in Studio City, CA. ___________ We hear that according to multiple witnesses, Jasmine was driving the vehicle and following the accident, both she and Terrence fled the scene. In the meantime, authorities are in the process of securing the footage from the scene. It’s a crime — read more at TheShadeRoom.com! 📷: Backgrid, @gettyimages