Wed 27 Mar 2013
Atlanta police have confirmed Gucci Mane was taken into police custody for allegedly hitting a solider in the head with a champagne bottle on March 16. Gucci aka Radric Davis had an arrest warrant issued on Friday, but was reportedly still doing shows and working until last night. After turning himself in last night, Gucci was arrested and charged with aggravated assault for the incident. But there could be more trouble for La Flare as another fan as come forward to claim he was also assaulted by the rapper after a Philly concert. Atlanta News outlets report Gucci is expected to his first court appearance at 11 a.m.
Update: Gucci was denied bond at his first hearing
A magistrate judge denied bond for Mane at his first court appearance on Wednesday, sheriff’s spokeswoman Tracy Flanagan said. Gucci did not enter a plea. His next hearing will be on April 10, Flanagan said.Mane’s attorney, Drew Findling, told Reuters he would appeal the denial of bond to a higher court. He said six witnesses interviewed by his office about what he described as a melee at the club did not pin blame on the rapper.
“None of them said Gucci had anything to do with it,” Findling said.