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Status of Deadbeats

ARRESTED DEADBEATS

ARRESTED: Steven Jordan

Entertainer Steven Jordan, also known as "Stevie J," was arrested on June 9 on charges of willfully failing to pay child support. In July 1999, Jordan was ordered by the New York County Family Court to pay $6,608 per month in child support for his two children. In 2011, the order was increased to $8,557. Despite being gainfully employed in the entertainment business, including employment as a cast member on a reality television show and earning approximately $27,000 per month, Jordan has paid only a fraction of his child support obligations. Consequently, Jordan owes more than $1.1 million in court-ordered child support. Jordan was arrested in New York and is awaiting trial.

  • DOB: 11-02-1973
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 165 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $1,107,412
  • Warrant Date: 06-02-2014
  • Arrest Date: 06-09-2014
  • Indictment Location: Southern District of New York

ARRESTED: Carlos Acevedo

  • DOB: 07-14-1964
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 198 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $234,900
  • Warrant or Indictment Date: 05-16-2013
  • Warrant or Indictment: Southern District of New York
  • Arrest Date: 06-13-2013
  • Whereabouts: Florida

ARRESTED: William Brady

  • DOB: 10-16-1959
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 150 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $39,638
  • Warrant or Indictment Date: 05-14-2013
  • Warrant or Indictment: Southern District of New York
  • Arrest Date: 06-04-2013
  • Whereabouts: Clifton, New Jersey

ARRESTED: John Crosslin

  • DOB: 03-20-1967
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Weight: Unknown
  • Amount of Arrears: Approximately $10 4,000
  • Warrant or Indictment: March 5, 2014
  • Location of Warrant: Rhode Island
  • Arrest Date: 03-11-2014

ARRESTED: Michael Diviesti

  • DOB: 01-13-1958
  • Height: 5'6"
  • Weight: 155 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $48,623
  • Warrant or Indictment Date: 05-14-2013
  • Warrant or Indictment: Southern District of New York
  • Arrest Date: 06-05-2013
  • Whereabouts: Pennsylvania

ARRESTED: Kenneth Gaither

  • DOB: 07-09-1984
  • Height: 6'00"
  • Weight: 150 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $17,399
  • Warrant or Indictment Date: 05-14-2013
  • Warrant or Indictment: Southern District of New York
  • Arrest Date: 05-29-2013
  • Whereabouts: Framingham, Massachusetts
Hector Miranda Martinez

ARRESTED: Hector Miranda Martinez

  • aka Hector M. Martin, Hector M. Miranda, Hector M. Miada
  • DOB: 05-01-1961
  • Height: 5'5
  • Weight: 150 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: over $18,000
  • Warrant or Indictment Date: 05-21-2013
  • Arrest Date: 07-31-2014

ARRESTED: Voreece McCray

  • DOB: 06-27-1965
  • Height: 6'04"
  • Weight: 205 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $70,461
  • Warrant or Indictment Date: 10-02-2012
  • Warrant or Indictment: Southern District of New York
  • Arrest Date: 04-23-2013
  • Whereabouts: Queens, NY

ARRESTED: Edward Morrill

  • DOB: 03-16-1951
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 200 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $59,800
  • Warrant or Indictment: August 2003, North Carolina
  • Morrill was arrested on March 25,2014, in El Paso, Texas, by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents after attempting to cross the Mexico/U.S. Border. He is currently in U.S. custody.

ARRESTED: Dee Dee Riggs

  • DOB: 03-20-1971
  • Height: 5'7"
  • Weight: 160 lbs.
  • Amount of Arrears: $329,105
  • Warrant or Indictment Date: May 14, 2013
  • Warrant or Indictment: State of New York
  • Arrest Date: 05-24-2013
  • Whereabouts: Pennsylvania
  • Dee Dee Riggs is the #1 deadbeat in Orange County, New York, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. Riggs owes $329,105 in child support arrears and allegedly fled to Pennsylvania over 5 years ago to avoid prosecution in Orange County. Several warrants have been issued for Riggs for her failure to pay support for her three children, all of whom were raised in foster care. Riggs was arrested on May 24, 2013.

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