90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After star Jay Smith was reported released from jail. Now it seems he’s not – but should be soon. After over two weeks of being locked up in ICE detention, Ashley Martson’s ex is soon to be a free man. Earlier today, Jay appeared in court to address his legal issues.
The court accused the Jamaica native with Violation of Order and Contempt for Violation of Order or Agreement, which resulted in possible deportation. Jay was supposed to be granted bail and is in reportedly on a path to be released by the court.
This charge stems from the protection order Ashley took out which he allegedly broke with a social media post.
90 Day Fiance: Sister Poochie Says Jay Smith Was Miserable in Prison
Jay Smith’s release will definitely be a relief not only for him but for his family as well. Earlier this week, Ornella Smith, also known as Poochie, took to Instagram and revealed Jay Smith’s condition when he was in jail. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detained the 90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After star in their custody for the last few weeks after his arrest.
During a Q&A session on Instagram, Poochie revealed that Jay had a hard time behind bars. Apparently, his brother was miserable and has been counting the days until his trial. Now he got one day in court and should be out on bail soon. But that doesn’t mean he’ll get to stay in the US.
Poochie Says Jay ‘Not Doing Well’ While In Jail
In the same Q&A, Poochie revealed that Jay Smith was not doing so well when he was still in jail. Apparently, the stress of possible deportation took a toll on the 90 Day Fiance alum and it did not do him good. Still, Poochie claimed that her brother tried his best to remain positive amid all the challenges.
“He’s not doing so well,” Poochie wrote. “But he’s trying to be strong and hoping for the best”. Previously, Jay’s friend Kayla O’Brien revealed that he has been trying to “keep his spirits lifted” despite his difficult situation. Kayla added that Jay still has “his smile and the glow in his eyes never fades” the last time she saw him.
90 Day Fiance: Jay Gets Immigration Lawyer – Ups His Chances Of Avoiding Deportation
Meanwhile, Poochie confirmed that Jay Smith managed to get the legal assistance he needs. Apparently, the 90 Day Fiance celebrity was able to hire a good lawyer that will help him out of jail and possibly avoid deportation. The GoFundMe’s goal, taken out on his behalf, was to pay for an attorney.
Poochie appeared happy about the progress in her brother’s case. It is believed that having an attorney will definitely increase Jay’s chances of staying in America. Although Jay already has his lawyer, Poochie maintained that at the end of the day, Jay will be the one to decide whether he will return to Jamaica or fight to stay in the US.
Poochie Slams Ashley Martson In Latest IG Tirade
The sis of Jay Smith also answered some burning questions about Ashley Martson. The Jamaican mama did not hold back in expressing her thoughts on her sister-in-law. Particularly, Poochie talks about the 90 Day Fiance star’s supposed “lies” about getting a tummy tuck and fake hospitalization.
Poochie claimed that Ashley’s infamous hospital stay featured on last week’s episode was fake. She also maintained that Ashley got a boob job and a tummy tuck despite vehemently denying it. By the looks of it, Ashley and Poochie will continue to be at each other’s throats for quite a while.
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