After two years of being married, Stacey Dash has decided to put an end to her relationship with Jeffrey Marty by filing for divorce. People cited that the filing “comes nine months after Dash was arrested after an alleged domestic violence incident involving Marty.” According to the source, police were called to the couple’s residence in Tampa, FL over a marital dispute back in September 2019.

While no charges were pressed against Dash, she was arrested “as a formality.” Sources say her husband then paid $500 to free her from the Land O’ Lakes detention center. After the dispute, Dash tweeted, “Like normal married couples my husband and I had a marital dispute that escalated. Thank you for your support and love. Please give him the same.”


Dash Claims She Separated from Marty a Day After the Incident


In the divorce paperwork, which was filed in Pasco County, FL, Dash listed the couple’s separation date as October 1, 2019, which was one day after the domestic dispute occurred. Dash and Marty had only been together for a short period of time. The two eloped on April 6, 2018, and in April 2020, Dash shared with the public via social media that she and her husband made the decision to end their marriage. In the Instagram post, Dash said, “After much prayer, I feel this is the right path for both of us. I wish him nothing but the best. Thank you everyone for your support and respecting our privacy during this difficult time.”


Filing for Divorce in St. Petersburg, FL


Divorces are some of the more difficult matters people find themselves having to get through, whether they were married for a few months or several years. Regardless of the length of your marriage, it is important that you retain a St. Petersburg, FL divorce attorney to ensure your interests are protected. While the courts will consider how long you and your spouse have been married when determining how assets should be split, it is imperative that you have an attorney fighting for the assets that rightfully belong to you.

In the event you and your spouse have children together, that will only make for a more complex divorce case. With that said, if you are seeking a divorce in St. Petersburg, FL but don’t know where to start, your next phone call should be to the Law Offices of Yeazell and Sweet. While the attorneys at the Law Offices of Yeazell and Sweet can’t guarantee that the divorce process is going to be easy, they can help reduce the burden and walk you through the process so that you don’t have to do it alone.


The Law Offices of Yeazell and Sweet has an office located at:


855 Central Avenue, Suite 1005

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Phone: 727-480-6211


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