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Javaris Crittenton Hit With Restraining Order for Domestic Abuse

Former NBA star Javaris Crittenton is in more trouble. The ex-Georgia Tech player is already facing a murder charge in Atlanta. Now he's been hit with a restraining order as well.

Crittenton allegedly slapped his baby mama Tyress Daniels in the face while she was breastfeeding their 1-day-old child, according to TMZ. A temporary restraining order has been filed, requiring Crittenton to stay at least 100 yards away from Daniels and their newborn son.

Crittenton is accused of beating Daniels on three separate occasions. The first incident took place when Daniels was pregnant. Crittenton allegedly knocked her around in a hotel room, according to authorities.

The second incident took place at a hospital on Nov. 1, the same day their child was born. "I was breastfeeding the baby and we got into an argument over what the baby would wear for pictures. Javaris hit me in the face while I was breastfeeding because he said I had a smart mouth," Daniels claims.

Crittenton allegedly tried to take off with the baby, but hospital security stopped him. He was ultimately barred from the room.

According to the court documents, Crittenton attacked Daniels a third time on Nov. 26, scratching her face and busting her lip. He reportedly later sent her a text saying she would end up like her "dead mother" and he'd get the child.

The allegations were enough to convince a judge to order Crittenton to stay away from Daniels and the boy for the time being. The temporary restraining order will expire next month, however. At that point the judge will decide whether to extend it.

Daniels has been awarded temporary custody of the child. That means Daniels will have decision-making authority about important aspects of the boy's life, like his medical care and education. The boy will also live with Daniels for the time being.

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