BREAKING: Vanessa Long Wife of Bishop Eddie Long Files for Divorce
According to the statement, Vanessa Long, states that "after a great deal of deliberation and prayer, I have decided to terminate my marriage to Bishop Eddie L. Long. Accordingly, I authorized my attorneys to file for divorce on December 1, 2011."
She went on to state that she hopes the matter can be resolved quickly.
The statement says she will not try the case in the media and intends to make "no further comments concerning the matter."
Eddie and Vanessa long have been married for 21 years and have two children together.
In June, Bishop Long’s church, New Birth Missionary Baptist, denied rumors that his wife was moving out. The previous month, Long reached a settlement with four men who accused him of sexual abuse. They said Long, their former preacher, coerced them into sexual acts with gifts and money.Those details are here!
Stay tuned to The Chronicles for further developments!