Robin Thicke and Paula Patton separate after nine years of marriage

Feb. 24, 2014 at 6:22 PM
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LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Paula Patton and Robin Thicke have separated after nine years of marriage, the Hollywood couple told People.com Monday.

"We will always love each other and be best friends, however, we have mutually decided to separate at this time," the couple -- who started dating as teenagers more than 20 years ago -- said in an exclusive statement.

Thicke and Patton have a 3-year-old son named Julian Fuego.

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