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Rashidah Ali has closed the Harlem branch of her shoe store, Bourgeoisie Shoes, after being charged with felony assault back in January.
Originally thought to have “clawed” the face of a bouncer in a SoHo club where she and friends were celebrating in the VIP section, the bouncer is now claiming that Ali used a razor to slice his face open. He suffered a severed artery and nerve damage. Ali is being sued for $10 million dollars as a result of the bouncer’s injuries.
The Daily News reports that the Harlem shoe store was closed after Ali didn’t pay rent for 6 months. Ali opened a second store, B-Chic, in Atlanta last year. Recently, Ali made a name for herself on the reality TV shows Basketball Wives and The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
While the website for B-Chic Shoetique is not active, Bourgeoisie’s website is still live.