Cade McNown’s wife hit with 500 hours of community service after pleading no contest to theft

Christina McNown, 50, pleaded no contest and was slapped with 500 hours of community service on Monday

The wife of retired Chicago Bears quarterback Cade McNown has been slapped with 500 hours of community service after being accused of stealing luxury goods from the late billionaire’s former girlfriend Sumner Redstone .

Christina McNown, a self-described stylist and image consultant, was arrested in October and charged with four counts of grand theft for allegedly stealing luxury handbags, clothes and jewelry from her employer, philanthropist Sydney Holland, 50 year.

The goods totaled “hundreds of thousands of dollars” in value, Holland claimed.

On Monday, Christina, 50, pleaded no contest and was awarded 500 hours of community service, which she will complete next year with a flight course, according to TMZ.

Sydney Holland has accused Christina McNown of stealing luxury items from her.  Holland rose to fame dating billionaire Sumner Redstone before the pair split in 2015 amid reports she cheated on him.  He died in 2020 at the age of 97

Sydney Holland has accused Christina McNown of stealing luxury items from her. Holland rose to fame dating billionaire Sumner Redstone before the pair split in 2015 amid reports she cheated on him. He died in 2020 at the age of 97

Cade McNown with his wife, Christina

Christina McNown

Christina, 50, has been charged with four counts of grand larceny for stealing luxury items in the Netherlands. Christina is the wife of retired Bears QB Cade McNown

Holland, who split from Sumner Redstone before his death in 2020, began noticing personal effects went missing over a period of months.

Holland, who split from Sumner Redstone before his death in 2020, began noticing personal effects went missing over a period of months.

Holland, who split from Sumner Redstone before her death in 2020, began noticing personal belongings missing over a period of months and eventually saw a few of her items for sale online, it said. she affirmed.

Holland’s attorney, Karen Sosa, said: “With her plea today, Ms. McNown is held accountable for her numerous thefts from Ms. Holland, which cost Ms. Holland hundreds of thousands of dollars, not to mention the loss of irreplaceable objects with sentimental value.

“We hope Ms McNown will reflect on her behavior and not repeat these crimes in the future.”

According to LA County Superior Court records, Christina Brascia McNown was arrested on four counts of robbery and was released on bail Oct. 21.

According to a 2013 article by The Hollywood Reporter, Christina McNown is the daughter of “White Christmas” dancer John Brascia.

In California, grand theft is defined as the theft of any good or service worth more than $950.

He faces up to three years in prison and a $5,000 fine.

Cade McNown was a Heisman Trophy finalist in 1998 while earning American honors at UCLA.  He was later picked in the first round of the NFL Draft by the Bears, but struggled as a professional and was kicked out of the league after the 2002 season.

Cade McNown was a Heisman Trophy finalist in 1998 while earning American honors at UCLA. He was later picked in the first round of the NFL Draft by the Bears, but struggled as a professional and was kicked out of the league after the 2002 season.

Christina, a self-described stylist and image consultant, worked for Holland and was arrested in October for stealing luxury goods from her employer

Christina, a self-described stylist and image consultant, worked for Holland and was arrested in October for stealing luxury goods from her employer

Christina, a self-described stylist and image consultant, worked for Holland and was arrested in October for stealing luxury goods from her employer

Christina and Cade McNown, 45, have four children together.  He earned just over $7 million during his four-year NFL career, according to Spotrac.com

Christina and Cade McNown, 45, have four children together. He earned just over $7 million during his four-year NFL career, according to Spotrac.com

Christina and Cade McNown, 45, have four children together.

Cade was a Heisman Trophy finalist in 1998 while earning American honors at UCLA.

He was then selected in the first round of the 1998 NFL Draft by the Bears, but struggled as a professional and was kicked out of the league after the 2002 season.

Cade currently works for Kayne Capital, an investment firm, according to the company’s website.

He earned just over $7 million during his four-year NFL career, according to Spotrac.com.

Holland shot to fame dating Redstone before the pair split in 2015 amid reports she cheated on the billionaire.

He died in 2020 aged 97 and kicked Holland out of his trust.

The media mogul, who built the ViacomCBS empire, left behind an estimated fortune of $3 billion.

Jill E. Washington