Ashanti Smith is sharing her story exclusively with Leah Henry about what took place near the Capitol on January 6th. In a viral video Smith was a part of a mob that turned violent and was seen punching a woman in the face.
Smith claims it was self defense as the mob hurled racial slurs at her, she says he felt like her life was in danger. Ashanti has been charged with assault. Watch the full interview to hear her side of that viral video.
Leah Henry is an on air personality, Multimedia Producer, and Host in the DMV area. She has a big personality like her home state of Texas! As a graduate of Howard University, Leah's no stranger to the DMV area. She's the creator and producer of "Leah's Lemonade" a self titled entertainment segment turned brand. Leah can be heard on 93.9 WKYS in the DMV. Leah’s Lemonade was featured on “Real HouseWives of Potomac” season 4 and 5 on Bravo TV. Leah's known for her viral interviews! She's had exclusive interviews with Wendy Williams, Romeo Miller, Mathew Knowles, Tyrese Gibson, Saweetie, , Yvonne Orji, and more. Her interviews have been featured on TMZ, Entertainment Tonight, The Shaderoom, The Daily Mail and more. Leah’s the one stop shop for everything entertainment. You can catch her on her podcast "So That's What We're Doing" with RHOP's Candiace Dillard-Bassett, Fox 5 DC’s “Good Day DC” or spilling the Lemonade on “The Mix” on Fox soul. Grab your glasses because Leah’s always got something to spill!
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