Whitney Houston’s mom expresses “horror” over daughter’s abuse claims

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Whitney Houston‘s mother is refuting allegations that her superstar daughter and her son were molested by her niece, singer Dee Dee Warwick.

In an emotional statement to People magazine on behalf of herself and her niece Dionne Warwick — Dee Dee’s sister — Houston says she first learned of the allegations just two days before the documentary Whitney premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on May 16.

In the film, Whitney’s longtime assistant Mary Jones revealed that the late singer informed her that her cousin Dee Dee molested her as a child. Whitney’s oldest brother, Gary, also …read more