Who is Katelyn Faber?
Katelyn Kristine Faber was born on the 18th June1985, in Eagle, Colorado USA, and so is currently aged 33. She became noted publicly for accusing the former famous professional National Basketball Association (NBA) player, Kobe Bryant, of rape.
Early Life and Education
Speaking about her early life, Katelyn spent her childhood in Eagle, Colorado, where she was raised by mother Kristine Ann and father Paul Louis Faber. Information about her siblings has not been revealed to the public. She is of white ethnicity, and holds American nationality. Regarding her education, Katelyn went to the Eagle Valley Senior High School, and upon matriculation became a student at the University of Northern Colorado. When she was 19 years old, she started working at the Cordillera hotel, where the now infamous alleged incident took place.
StoryDuring the summer of 2003, Kobe Bryant, now a former famous professional NBA player, was scheduled to undergo knee surgery at Eagle, Colorado, so he decided to stay at the nearby Cordillera hotel, where Katelyn Faber was working at the time. Kobe Bryant was quickly arrested by the Eagle sheriff’s office, being accused of sexual assault which was filed by Faber who was 19 at the time. Katelyn told the police that Bryant had raped her in his hotel room the night before his scheduled surgery. The case attracted national attention and wide media coverage due to Bryant’s fame and popularity, as well as the fact that he was married, while Katelyn’s censored photos were published in the news. Bryant admitted that a sexual encounter took place between him and Kately, however, he strongly denied that he raped her or in any way forced her into it. The incident had a huge impact on Bryant’s professional and private life. He lost a large number of his endorsement contracts, and his wife, Vanessa Bryant, filed for divorce a couple of years later. However, in September 2004, the case was dropped when Katelyn refused to testify in the court against Bryant, and afterwards issued Bryant a public apology.
Katelyn Faber Net Worth
After reaching enormous popularity as a sexual assault accuser of Kobe Bryant, Katelyn decided to remove herself from the spotlight and national attention. So, if you ever wondered how rich Katelyn Faber is, there is no information about the size of her net worth, as there are no statistics on which to formulate it, nor details of Katelyn’s subsequent career.
If to talk about her personal life, Katelyn Faber tends to keep her private life far away from the media. However, it is known that she was in a relationship with Cort Colon, and that she is the mother of one child, a son. Other information is unavailable in the public domain.