Richard Simmons' Close Friends Bring Up New Explosive Allegations About His Disappearance… Some Claim He's Being Held Hostage!
What on earth is going on with Richard Simmons?!
According to Richard's close friend and former masseuse Mauro Oliveira, the exercise guru is being held HOSTAGE by his housekeeper of three decades (Teresa Reveles) and longtime manager. The claims come on the heels of Simmons' recent disappearance from the spotlight and out of character behavior.
Not only has the once fun loving man stopped taking calls and teaching classes, he has also missed the funerals of loved ones. Needless to say, the situation is very alarming.
Now here's where things get even more complicated and interesting — Mauro claims upon visiting Richard in April 2014, he was thrown out by Teresa after a terrifying scene.
The concerned pal recalled that R.S. had invited him over to the mansion to talk. Once there, Richard told Oliveira that they could no longer be friends. When pressed as to why, Simmons replied: