Crime


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Rico Richie finally caught national attention with his “Poppin” single earlier this month, but he is now facing a serious career setback now. TMZ reports that the Atlanta rapper was just arrested on gun and marijuana charges.

Apparently, police were looking for Young Thug at a studio where he recorded his “Halftime” video when they came across Ricon — who just happened to be there for a studio session. A subsequent search turned up weed and 2 guns, and the blame was put on Rico. However, the rapper’s camp says none of the items found belong to him.

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Atlanta’s Young Thug was reportedly arrested on Wednesday morning (July 15). He is being accused of threatening to shoot a mall security guard in the face, according to reports.

The incident allegedly happened in Sandy Springs, GA near the rappers home at the Perimeter Mall. A spokesman for the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force served the arrest warrant and charged Thug with making terroristic threats.

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DMX was recently put behind bars once again in Buffalo, New York. This time, X was picked up for failing to comply with a family court ruling.

Currently, Earl Simmons is being held at the Erie County Holding Center is facing 6 months in custody. He apparently owes a nearly 400,000 back child support.

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There have been numerous reports about a terrible home invasion that happened at Chris Brown’s latest San Fernando Valley home in California. During the heist, Chris’ aunt was inside the residence when armed robbers entered. On early Wednesday morning (July 15), they reportedly tied up Chris’ aunt at gunpoint and locked her in a closet during the robbery.

By the grace of God, she was uninjured during the ordeal and managed to call police after the robbers left the home.

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We understand there’s still a large group of Bill Cosby supporters in the world, but this latest bit of information made public by the AP speaks volume.

In court documents dating back to 2005, Cosby admitted to getting prescription Quaaludes pills to give to women he wanted to have sex with. The interview was conducted during a civil lawsuit filed by one of Cosby’s accusers, Andrea Constand.

He hasn’t resonpded to the interview yet but here’s the scathing part:

Cosby answered questions from Constand’s attorney, Dolores Troiani.

“When you got the Quaaludes, was it in your mind that you were going to use these Quaaludes for young women that you wanted to have sex with?” Troiani asked.

“Yes,” Cosby replied.

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Kidd Kidd was set to perform on Tuesday night (June 30) at the XXL 2015 Freshman Class concert at the Best Buy Theater in New York City, but the cops caught up to him before he could hit the stage. Authorities allege the New Orleans rapper assaulted and strangled a woman in a domestic dispute back in February.

There hasn’t been any further details released on his arrest, but 50 did fill for the youngest member of G-Unit at the show. He also took his time onstage to take some shots at Sha Money XL for not bailing out Bobby Shmurda.

XXL Update: Kidd Kidd has been released from prison after posting a total of $105,000 in bail today (July 6). The 2015 XXL Freshman posted $5,000 bond for his New York case in criminal court. He also posted $100,000 bond after appearing in Supreme Court in front of the Judge Larry Stephen. Stephen instructed Kidd Kidd that he has to turn himself in to New Orleans police by Thursday end of day. He was released right from the courtroom following the hearing and arrangements are being made for him to turn himself into NOLA authorities.

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Rick Ross has reportedly been arrested in Fayette County, Georgia on a number of kidnapping, aggravated assault and aggravated battery charges. The arrest was carried out by the Metro Atlanta Fugitive Task Force who claim Ross pistol whipped a worker who was doing repairs on a home he owns in Fayette County.

Ross’ bodyguard was also arrested on related charges from the incident. Both men are said to be in police custody as they await an initial appearance and a bond hearing.

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The New York Daily News has confirmed that five individuals were arrested on various gun charges over the weekend during a video shoot in Brooklyn. According to reports, rappers French Montana, Juelz Santana, Noreaga and more were at the shoot during different times on Saturday (May 30).

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A man has been arrested in connection with the shooting of Wayne’s tour buses back in April. Multiple shots were fired at two of Weezy’s vehicles as it left Club Compound in Atlanta shortly after 3:00 AM on April 26, 2015. Fortunately, no one was injured in the shooting, and actually, it still has not been confirmed or denied if Wayne was even aboard either bus at the time of the shooting.

This week cops in Atlanta arrested Jimmy Carlton Winfrey and charged him with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, possession of a firearm by a felon, and criminal gang activity. He is reportedly an associated of Young Thug and worked as his road manager in the past.

Update: According to TMZ, Winfrey has turned himself in to police. He wasn’t actually arrested beore as first reported by TMZ.

Jimmy Carlton Winfrey surrendered early Tuesday morning in Cobb County, Georgia. He faces charges of aggravated assault, terroristic threats, possession of a firearm by a felon, and criminal gang activity.

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Chris Brown may be trying to be on his best behavior to avoid any drama that could land him in jail, but this weekend was all bad for the singer After model Tyson Beckford posted a selfie with Chris’ ex-girlfriend, Karrueche — Breezy and his homies jumped on social media to fire threats at Mr. Beckford. This, as you guessed, caused every celeb site to fill the blogosphere with related “stories” about their “beef.”

After finally coming to his senses, Chris ultimately apologized on Twitter today.

UPDATE: Breezy took to IG to write a letter to fans.

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