Today’s article will be all about Katelyn Faber. Katelyn Faber, who? Well, she is an actress who once participated in “American Idol.” Besides that, she showed up in several other television projects; however, she hasn’t managed to make a notable impact. She actually rose to fame after making sexual allegations against late basketball star Kobe Bryant. Let’s learn more about that case and also let’s know everything about Katelyn.
Who is Katelyn Faber?
Katelyn Faber came to the spotlight after making an appearance in the media as the victim of a rape case. She accused the late NBL star, Kobe Bryant, raped her in The Lodge and Spa’s room at Cordillera Hotel in Eagle County. However, before we talk more about that, it’s better to know who Katelyn Faber is?
Besides being an accuser, Katelyn was a struggling figure in the entertainment industry back in the days. As mentioned earlier, she appeared in several shows of which American Idol is one.
Katelyn was born as Katelyn Kristine Faber on June 18, 1985, in Eagle, Colorado, USA. She is the daughter of her father, Paul Louis Faber, and mother, Kristine Ann Faber.
Not a thing has been released yet on her siblings. So, as of now, it’s safe to say she’s a single child of her parents.
Regarding her education, Katelyn went to Eagle Valley Senior High School. After then she enrolled at the University of Northern Colorado, as Biography Tribune noted.
Katelyn Faber’s Rape Allegations Against Kobe Bryant
Katelyn Faber came in front of the public accusing Kobe Bryant of sexual assault in 2003. In July, the Kobe Bryant sexual assault case began, and the news spread all over the world like a fire.
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Media persons reported that the sheriff’s office in Eagle, Colorado, had arrested professional basketball player Kobe Bryant. The police officers took action after Katelyn filed a sexual assault complaint, then 19-year-old.
Katelyn was an employee in the hotel where the late NBL star was staying. Kobe was there for his surgery appointed for July 2, 2003.
According to Katelyn, Bryant raped her in his hotel room on July 1. Following that accusation, Bryant admitted to a sexual encounter with his accuser, but he insisted the sex was consensual.
Later on, the case was dropped after Bryant’s accuser refused to testify in the case; however, a separate civil suit was later filed against Kobe by Katelyn, which was settled out of court. Hence, Kobe Bryant’s sexual assault case was settled outside of the court, which included the NFL athlete publicly apologizing to his accuser, the public, and family while denying the allegations.
Where is Katelyn Faber Now?
Several years after the accusation, Katelyn Faber now lives a peaceful life with her boyfriend. She shares a romantic relationship with her beau, Cort Colon.
Besides living a blissful life with her partner, the lovely duo also expanded their family. They gave birth to their first child, a son. However, details on their baby boy still hide behind the curtain. Thus, further, comment can’t be made, as of now.
Katelyn Faber’s Net Worth Collection
As estimated by reliable sources, Katelyn Faber holds an impressive net worth of $1 million as of January 2021. Yes, a million.
Regarding the information on how she became a millionaire, nothing has been leaked yet. But if you ask us? It might be the accusation settlement she got from the late Kobe Bryant.
As we know, Katelyn didn’t make it in acting career; thus, it might be the controversial case against Kobe or might be her professional life about which the world knows nothing.
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