'90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After': Who is Kim Menzies' ex-husband Kevin Golphin? Fans mock her for marrying murder convict
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: ’90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After’ couple Kimberly Menzies and Usman “Sojaboy” Umar have been in limelight because of their difference. Usman recently confessed to Kim that he is looking forward to marrying four women. Like any other woman would have reacted, Kim was taken aback by Usman’s idea of having more wives.
It seems that not only Usman has kept his feelings secret, but Kim has also kept some personal things hidden from her husband. As per recent findings, Kim was previously married to a convict named Kevin Golphin. He and his brother were found guilty of killing two cops in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Both of them are now sentenced to life imprisonment. Keep reading to know who was Kim's beau Kevin.
Who is Kim's ex-husband Kevin Golphin?
In TLC's show, Kim mentioned that she was previously married Jamal Menzie's father for 20 years. Well, the reality star didn't mention being married to anyone after that. Recently, it came to notice that Kim's second husband was Kevin Golphin, a convicted murderer. Therefore, before Usman, Kim was married twice. In 1997, Kevin, 17, and his brother Tilmon, 19, were charged with the first-degree murder of two cops. A year later, the brothers were convicted guilty of the charges and were sent to death row. And, as per the reports of In Touch, Kim heard about Kevin on TV. She started writing to him a week after the news surfaced. The reality star use to frequently visit Kevin and felt "there was more to the case than met the eye." Kim and Kevin's relationship lasted for two years. Even though Kim was not in love with Kevin, as per the report, she wished to help him out. Kim married Kevin in 1999 only to become his "power of attorney." Kevin's death sentence was later changed to life imprisonment after the upgradation of North Carolina's law.
Kimberly Menzies "should be on the next season of ‘Love After Lockup’"
Kim and Usman seem to be looking for different things in their life. Fans believe that the couple has been featured on the wrong show. After being aware of Kim’s past, a fan took to the Reddit thread claiming, “Kimbaaaaly should be on the next season of Love After Lockup”. To this, another fan suggested, “She and Usman should be on the single life as he dates his second wife." Well, others thought that the couple should be featured on “Seeking Sister Wife is what I was thinking! Hahaha." Furthermore, some of the fans took a toll on Kim’s past questioning her choices. “So she likes men who are not only emotionally unavailable but also literally physically unavailable. At least she's consistent," wrote one fan. The thread of slamming and questioning Kim’s personality continued between the fans.
A ’90 Day Fiance' fan recalled Kim’s past, “So when she was 30 yrs old she married a second time to an 18 yr old convicted murderer." Another commented about her personality, “So she's a creep. Not just a desperate loser. Pattern of constantly choosing inappropriate age gaps." A fan believes that Kim’s son must be dealing with a lot because of her bad choices. “Yeah this is disgusting. Her poor son having to deal with all this too," wrote one fan. Another troller questioned, “I’m confused, was this her first or second husband? It says second, but how was she married to her first husband for 20 years if she married this guy at 30? Wouldn’t that mean she married her first husband at the age of 10?”
’90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After' Season 7 was released on September 18 and airs every weekend on Sunday at 8 pm ET/PT on TLC.