Sumner Stroh, who has over 369,000 followers on Instagram, additionally stated the singer requested to call his third youngster after her. In a video posted to TikTok on Monday, Stroh, 23, claimed she and Levine had been seeing one another for “a couple of 12 months,” although she didn’t make clear when.
“Primarily, I used to be having an affair with a person who’s married to a Victoria’s Secret mannequin,” Stroh stated, occurring to disclose Levine’s identify and a number of other screenshots of alleged messages exchanged between the pair on Instagram.
Levine has been married to mannequin Behati Prinsloo since 2014. The pair have two youngsters, ages 4 and 5, and expect their third child collectively.
Levine, 43, responded to the allegations on Tuesday morning, writing on his Instagram story that he “didn’t have an affair ” however that he “crossed a line throughout a regrettable interval in my life.”
“I used poor judgement in talking with anybody aside from my spouse in ANY type of flirtatious method,” Levine wrote.
The singer claimed to have “taken proactive steps to treatment this with my household.”
Nonetheless, Stroh claimed in her video to have been “younger, I used to be naïve, and, I imply, fairly frankly, I really feel exploited,” in the course of the alleged affair with Levine.
She claimed after she stopped chatting with Levine for “a interval of months,” he messaged her asking to offer his child her identify. Stroh shared a screenshot of the alleged message, which reads: “Okay critical query. I’m having one other child and if it’s [a] boy I actually wanna identify it Sumner. You happy with that? DEAD critical.”
Stroh claimed she by no means supposed to talk about the alleged affair publicly, however stated she was doing so as a result of a buddy tried to promote the story and accompanying screenshots to a tabloid.
As of this writing, the video has been seen 14.7 million instances on TikTok. Additionally on Monday, Stroh uploaded a second TikTok video in response to folks claiming she was enjoying the sufferer.
Stroh claimed she is “remorseful” and “embarrassed and disgusted with myself.”
“I didn’t need folks to have a look at it and be like, ‘Oh, she’s enjoying the sufferer,’ however in actuality it had the other impact,” Stroh stated, referring to the primary video.
The second video has been seen 4.1 million instances.
“I solely got here ahead as a result of I wished to kill no matter story the tabloid had,” Stroh stated. “A very powerful half that I undoubtedly did gloss over is the truth that I used to be underneath the impression that their marriage was over.”
Stroh claimed she felt exploited as a result of Levine “knew I believed all the pieces he stated.”
She stated as quickly as she realized Levine was nonetheless married, she stopped seeing him.
“Looking back, I want I’d have questioned issues extra. I want I wasn’t so naïve, however being naïve just isn’t an excuse for what I did and the position I performed on this,” Stroh stated within the TikTok video.
“Once more, on no account was I making an attempt to achieve sympathy, and I totally notice I’m not the sufferer on this,” she concluded. “I’m not the one who’s actually getting damage right here, it’s Behati and her youngsters, and for that, I’m so, so sorry.”
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