The rapper was taken into custody at Los Angeles Airport on Wednesday. ASAP Rocky, who is expecting a child with Rihanna, is said to have shot a friend during an argument.
US rapper ASAP Rocky has been arrested for a gunshot incident. Pop superstar’s boyfriend rihanna was on Wednesday am Airport the US west coast metropolis Los Angeles taken into custody like that police informed. The charge is assault with a deadly weapon.
According to the police, the background is a “dispute between two acquaintances” from last November Hollywood, in which “the suspect shot the victim with a handgun”. The suspect was later identified as ASAP Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers and his stage name is A$AP Rocky. The victim suffered only minor injuries. The rapper and two other men fled after the incident.
Arrest after love vacation
According to the celebrity portal “TMZ”, the 33-year-old musician was arrested after taking a private jet from Rihanna’s home island Barbados, where the two had vacationed, had flown to Los Angeles. ASAP Rocky and Rihanna are expecting their first child, the couple had them pregnancy made public at the end of January.
It’s not the first time the rapper has gotten into trouble with the law. the inside new York born musician was in 2019 in the swedish capital Stockholm arrested after a street fight. He was released after more than a month in custody and was later given a suspended sentence for assault.