Offset, one-third of rap group Migos, has reportedly returned residence to his spouse and fellow rapper, Cardi B, following an arrest that occurred final Friday night in Jonesboro, Georgia.
The 26-year-old rapper was pulled over by the Atlanta Police Airport Division after an improper lane change whereas driving his 2014 Porsche Carrera. Offset, whose actual identify is Kiari Kendrell Cephus, was driving the car together with his bodyguard Senay Gezahgn, who was additionally arrested.
As Variety points out, a car search passed off after the arresting officer observed the odor of hashish within the automotive, resulting in the invention of three handguns, $107,000 in money, and fewer than an oz of hashish within the car.
Due to Offset’s historical past of authorized disputes, the costs towards the rapper had been extra extreme. In 2015, the rapper frolicked in jail on drug and firearm prices. In 2016, he was caught driving with a suspended license.
Now, Offset faces two felonies—possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and possession of a weapon in the course of the fee of a criminal offense—along with two misdemeanors—marijuana possession and an improper lane change. The subsequent morning, the rapper’s bail was posted for $17,000, seeing his quick launch.
Offset’s lawyer, Drew Findling, whose shoppers embrace notable superstars equivalent to Waka Flocka Flame and Gucci Mane, supplied a press release saying his shopper’s arrest was unjust. He told Individuals Journal that Offset didn’t commit a visitors offense and didn’t have any firearms. He additionally advised Individuals that the rapper’s main concern is his new spouse, Cardi B, and their new child youngster Kulture.
The ability couple welcomed their daughter on July 11th.