Girl have you heard about this #BeautyShopTalk about Gladys Knight’s restaurants being raided by the feds!! According to some online reports, the feds were not looking to give the restaurant any fines, rather looking for her son!!
It was reported by WSB-TV reported that Knight’s son, Shanga Hankerson, runs the restaurant and is at the center of an investigation involving about $1 million.
Georgia Department of Revenue Special Investigations Chief Jeff Mitchell told the station that investigation solely surrounds Hankerson and not Knight. Mitchell said she’s “totally in the clear.” It was also reported that “Shanga’s accused of stealing over 650,000 in both sales and withholding tax,” Josh Waites, a special investigator, told WSB-TV. “(With) penalties and interest, it’s up to over $1 million owed.” Read more from source.