Morgan Freeman was involved sexually with his late step-granddaughter, says killer boyfriend

Morgan Freeman was involved sexually with his late step-granddaughter, says killer boyfriend
D'Ena Hines was stabbed to death by Lamar Davenport (Source: Getty Images)

A shocking claim has come in the path of Morgan Freeman, and it's related to his late step-granddaughter. According to the lawyers representing the man accused of murdering Freeman's step-granddaughter, she had a sexual relationship with the actor, the New York Post reported.

The recent allegations came up in a Manhattan courtroom, where the accused Lamar Davenport is on trial for the death of E'Dena Hines in 2015.

“E’Dena Hines disclosed to Lamar Davenport and others that her grandfather engaged in a sexually inappropriate relationship with her,” Davenport’s lawyer, Beth Unger, claimed in court Friday.

According to Davenport's therapist, he admitted to often arguing with Hines about infidelity, where they each accused the other of being unfaithful in the relationship. “Lamar admitted to me that they had a violent relationship,” said Dr. Jeremy Colley. “[Their] disagreements could be emotionally intense.”

Actor Morgan Freeman and step granddaughter E'Dena Hines arrive to the 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel January 16, 2005 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

However, this is not the first time that speculation that Freeman was involved with his step-granddaughter sexuallyis doing the rounds in media circles.

Back in 2012, there were speculations that the two were on the verge of getting married. But unsurprisingly both Freeman and Hines denied the engagement and claims that they were in a relationship.

“The recent reports of any pending marriage or romantic relationship of me to anyone are defamatory fabrications from the tabloid media designed to sell papers,” Morgan said in a statement given to TMZ. “What is even more alarming is that these fabrications are now being picked up by the legitimate press as well,” he continued.

Morgan Freeman speaks onstage at WE Day California at The Forum on April 19, 2018 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for WE)

Hines' entire family is still in mourning over the loss, given the gruesome manner in which she was found after her alleged murder. She was stabbed no less than 25 times, with her body left in the street, right outside her house. As per the allegations, Davenport had murdered her in a drunken rage and left her on the streets to die.

A view of the street block near E'Dena Hines' apartment building in the Washington Heights neighborhood on August 17, 2015 in New York City. E'Dena Hines, granddaughter of Morgan Freeman, was reportedly stabbed outside of the building on August 16, 2015 and later passed away from the injuries she sustained. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

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