Katie Price’s sister has hit back at fans who insisted she should be “embarrassed” after the star escaped jail yesterday.
sister of former glamor model Sophie has lashed out to defend the star that was Released from jail after driving under the influence of alcohol,
Sophie spoke out for her older sister, 43, when a fan questioned whether she was “embarrassed.”
Katie narrowly escaped from prison For flipping his car in a drink-drive accident—as a judge slammed him for considering him “above the law.”
After his appearance at Crowley Magistrates’ Court, Katie took to Instagram to share an old picture of his son Junior Andre as he was posing next to a horse.
She captioned the picture: “My beautiful boy junior @officialjunior_andre.”
her sister sophie Posted some blue heart emojis in the comments section in support of the star.
But this prompted Katie’s followers to back down and argue with her after they were shocked by Katie’s punishment.
An angry follower asked him: “Aren’t you embarrassed sometimes?”
When Sophie asked what she would be embarrassed about, another follower answered the question for her: “She’s your sister for one.”
Sophie defended her sister, writing in her response: “No, actually, I’m not ashamed!”
“I have a brother who has taken responsibility for his actions … well, and has been extremely honest and open about his mental health.”
The debate erupted on Instagram after the judge told Katie she was lucky to be freed over Christmas because she avoided jail for being disqualified and drink-driving while driving without insurance.
Katie Driving after consuming cocaine and drinking vodka and lemonade was already banned.
reality star said she was was driving to see a friend because she was “lonely”When he overturned his BMW in Horsham, West Sussex in September.
The mother-in-law of five children faced jail time when she pleaded guilty to one count of drunken driving, as well as driving without insurance and driving while disqualified.
But he was released with a suspended 16-week prison sentence, 100 hours of community service, a two-year driving ban and 20 rehab sessions.
He will have to pay £213 as costs on top of £7,358 which he already owes the court.
District Judge Amanda Kelly handed over Katie’s sentence on Wednesday, watching him go all-out jail for his drink-drive smash.
The judge explained to Katie escape from jail Because at an earlier hearing, Starr was told that the sentence would be deferred on the understanding that she attended The Priory, a rehab facility for treatment and no further crimes.
Sentencing, District Judge Amanda Kelly said: “You showed no concern for others when you decided to get behind the wheel that night.
“You could have killed someone. Your actions meant that the emergency services had to waste their precious time.
“You knowingly and knowingly violated a court order and not for the first time.
“You think you’re above the law.”
The judge also said that Price had “one of the worst driving records I have ever seen”.
She continued: “The public may be surprised to learn that I can’t send you to jail today… you deserve to spend Christmas behind bars.”
Mother of five went to Las Vegas with fiancé Karl, 32, soon after leaving the treatment center.
He has been banned from driving a total of six times in the last ten years.