Sinatraa, knowledgeable VALORANT participant for Sentinels and former Overwatch League MVP, has been accused of sexual assault by his ex-girlfriend Cleo Hernandez.
In a statement on social media, Hernandez alleged that Sinatraa, actual title Jay Gained, refused to make use of contraception, manipulated her, and guilt-tripped her into intercourse over the course of a nine-month relationship.
“Once I began courting Jay I obtained an IUD as a result of he refused to make use of a condom,” she stated. “The primary time we ever slept collectively I advised him I wasn’t on contraception and he couldn’t end in me. He did it in any case, with out my consent.”
Hernandez stated this could have been the primary “purple flag” within the relationship however as a “silly” Overwatch League fan, she “appeared previous it” on the time. She additionally stated that saying “no” to intercourse was “not an choice.”
“If he tried to start out one thing and I stated I didn’t need to, he would pout and say it was as a result of I believed he was ugly, I wished another person, I didn’t love him. He’d say something that will make me really feel responsible. He would throw a match.”
Hernandez stated she needed to make up excuses for not wanting intercourse, however “I don’t need to proper now” or “it hurts me” wasn’t adequate. “I by no means obtained away with saying ‘No’ with out a guilt journey,” she stated.
“Typically he’d faux to be okay with my excuses however then he’d ask only for me to kiss him and I’d say okay after which he simply did an increasing number of till we had intercourse in any case. I’d attempt to say no once more and he’d simply push himself on me in any case.”
In the statement, Hernandez included an audio clip of a state of affairs she stated occurred “numerous occasions” of their relationship. Within the clip, Hernandez will be heard saying “no, I don’t need to,” whereas partaking in intercourse with whom she claims is Gained.
“I ought to have fought him extra. I ought to have bodily pushed him. However he was my boyfriend. I beloved him. I knew if I stood up for myself he’d go away me so I didn’t combat exhausting sufficient,” she stated.