By Jon Boon – Radar Reporter
The Jackson 5 singers approached the estate to help them with the fees for their former wife Alejandra Genevieve Oaziaza – who Randy, 56, and Jermaine, 57, each have two kids with.
The pair made the desperate move in the last 12 months after they had grave concerns they could face jail.
“Both Randy and Jermaine were behind on their child support payments – the only way they felt they could pay it was through Michael’s estate,” an insider revealed.
“Jermaine’s kids Jaafar and Jermajesty and Randy’s sons Donte and Randy Jr. were moved into a condo in San Fernando Valley owned by the estate to help with the legal fees a few years back.
“But, despite that, Randy and Jermaine felt they needed extra help and they pleaded with the estate’s lawyer for help.
“They were concerned that they could face jail time or even more charges in fines for falling behind on child support.
“However, their request was shot down immediately as the estate has no legal obligations to Michael’s siblings,” the source said.
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