Oklahoma City’s Earnest Lacour is now facing seven counts of knowingly spreading HIV to multiple people after he was arrested in October, according to court documents obtained exclusively by The shadow room.
Lacour, 30, was charged with three counts of spreading the infectious disease in October 2022. Court documents show he now faces seven felonies.
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Court documents also charge Lacour with spreading HIV over three years, from September 1, 2019 to October 25, 2022. Each count is for each day that he is accused of “BEHAVIOR THAT HAS COMMITTED TO THE TRANSMISSION OF HUMAN IMMUNITY VIRUS (HIV)”.
Woman accuses Lacour of infecting her with HIV
The woman, who went to authorities after discovering she was HIV positive, accused Lacour of contracting her with the disease and exclusively told The Shade Room she thought she was ill with a “stomach ulcer”. . The mother also said she had been ill “about two years” prior to her diagnosis in March 2022. She “lost so much weight” and “threw up for days at a time.”
Upon hearing the news, she FaceTimed Lacour, crying over her diagnosis and claiming Lacour told her “it’s fine” and “it’s no big deal.”
they also took to social media claiming the defendant knowingly spread the disease. As a result, more women came forward with the same claim.
Finding out his HIV status
It was only when the anonymous woman and Lacour went to the doctor together that she discovered that he was HIV positive.
I convinced him to come with me to the doctor. He was due to have blood drawn at the doctor’s office, but he started treatment the same day I started treatment.
Lacour’s attorney, Joel Porter, filed a request for bail in March, but a judge denied it. The preliminary hearing of the 30-year-old is expected to take place later this month (April 21).