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The mother of Australian teenage rapper The Kid Laroi has been charged with fraudulently using a credit card to pay for grooming services at a Sydney shopping centre.
Sloan Howard, whose son’s real name is Charlton Kenneth Jeffrey Howard, has pleaded not guilty to one count of dishonestly obtaining financial advantage by deception.
Police allege the 51-year-old used John Keith’s credit card details to pay for cosmetic services worth $849 at Laser Clinics Australia at Marrickville Metro Shopping Centre on August 8, 2018.
She was staying at the Four Seasons Hotel on George Street when she was charged. Her court documents incorrectly refer to her as a male.
Last month, after returning to Australia from Los Angeles to tour with his son, Howard turned himself in to a police station in central Sydney, where he was arrested and charged. Kid Laroi will perform at the Qudos Bank Arena on May 26th.
Howard’s matter was brought before Downing Centre Local Court on Monday when prominent lawyer Chris Watson asked for an adjournment so that the rest of the police report could be served.
Watson said Howard was abroad as part of an existing contractual arrangement and he could not determine her exact whereabouts.
“It wasn’t his choice, it was a contractual commitment,” Watson said in court.
Howard first faced Downing Centre Local Court on May 30, when he pleaded not guilty to one count. She was excused from court on Monday.
Kid Laroi, 18, has previously discussed his mother’s efforts to support him and brother Austin following his split from husband and music producer Nick Howard in 2007 .
Before that, the Howards lived a relatively luxurious life.
She attended Mossman Church Preparatory School in England, and Howard is remembered by mothers as “a charming, very attractive, elegant woman” when her children attended and would leave Charlton in a sports car .
After my parents divorced, everything changed dramatically.
Kid Laroi spoke at length about growing up on a housing board in Waterloo, hanging out with troubled youth, and the family was even evicted for misconduct.
After that, the family spent some time couch surfing while The Kid Laroi was heavily influenced by his uncle Doug, who was murdered in 2015.
Howard also previously worked as a talent manager for Aboriginal artists, and it was his work that earned her son recognition.
Howard and his son Austin have been living with him in Los Angeles since The Kid Laroi became a global star in 2020.