Kim Kardashian’s friend Jonathan Cheban hands over his $ 250,000 watch after a robber presses a gun to his mother’s head in a New Jersey driveway: ‘It was frightening’
- KUWTK’s Cheban was shot over the weekend in New Jersey
- The incident occurred at Englewood Cliffs on Sunday evening at 8:30 PM
- He was in the driveway of a house with his mother Galina and a friend
- His mom had a gun pointed at her head, Cheban told DailyMail.com
- The star handed over his $ 250,000 watch so the criminal would disappear
- There were two shooters who lock the three outside the house
- But when neighbors came out, the shooters fled
- On Monday, Jonathan went to the police station to work on the sketches of the men
- This comes four years after Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in Paris
Kim Kardashian’s close friend, Jonathan Cheban, came under fire in New Jersey last weekend.
The incident happened in the quiet, upscale suburb of Englewood Cliffs on Sunday night, while the Keeping Up With The Kardashains star was with a friend.
At one point, his mom Galina had a gun on her head before the robber took Cheban’s $ 250,000 Richard Mille watch, the star confirmed to DailyMail.com on Monday. “It was frightening, I want the boys to get caught,” Cheban told DailyMail.com exclusively.
Scary scene: Kim Kardashian’s close friend Jonathan Cheban was targeted in New Jersey last weekend. Seen in February
His mom was also involved: At one point, his mom Galina had a gun pointed to her head before the robber took Cheban’s $ 250,000 Richard Mille watch, the star confirmed to DailyMail.com Monday. Seen in West Hollywood in 2018
“The robber had pointed a gun at my mother’s head,” Cheban tells DailyMail.com. “There were two shooters. It was frightening. It happened at 8:30 pm last night, just as the sun was setting. ‘
The 46-year-old reality TV star, who bears the name FoodGod, reported the robbery to the New Jersey police and visited the police station on Monday to make sketches of the criminals with detectives.
The criminals have not been caught so far.
The incident started at 8:30 pm on Sunday when Jonathan and his mother were with a friend outside a house on a private driveway in the sleepy suburb known for its luxury homes,
They’re very close: Jonathan with his mom Galina at the Sienna Restaurant at Pink Elephant in East Hampton in 2013
Then a ‘young man’ came to the trio and asked what time it was. Jonathan told his mother and friend to enter the house. Then they saw a second man with a gun on the street, not far away.
Before they knew it, the first man had pointed a gun at Galina’s head and asked the perpetrator for money or jewelry.
Cheban presented his watch, a designer brand with a high price tag. Neighbors saw the incident and called the police.
She was also robbed: this is almost four years after Kim, 39, was robbed of her shot in her Paris hotel during fashion week. Seen in NYC in September 2019
On her series: Cheban can often be seen on KUWTK. The shooters entered the room where Kim was with an assistant. The men eventually tied Kim up and locked her in a bathroom as they stole her jewelry. Kim has since said that the robbery changed her life
TMZ was the first to report the news.
This comes almost four years after Kim, 39, was robbed at gunpoint at her Paris hotel, The Hotel Pourtalès, during fashion week.
The shooters entered the room where Kim was with an assistant.
The men eventually tied Kim up and locked her in a bathroom, stealing her jewelry over $ 10 million.
Kim has since said that the robbery changed her life and she often doesn’t go out with big things on. It also focused her life on her family and charity.
They go way back: Kim and Jonathan have been good friends for 15 years; here they can be seen in 2010 in New York