Rapper Lil' Scrappy Arrested in Atlanta for Violating Probation
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

From TMZ.

Rapper Lil’ Scrappy was arrested in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday for violating his probation, according to TMZ. The rapper was arrested on the side of the road and was booked in DeKalb County jail.

The probation reportedly stems from a marijuana  conviction in 2008.  The rapper was sentenced to probation for five years and was ordered not to use or possess alcohol or drugs. According to official reports, at the time the rapper was caught with possession of marijuana, a concealed weapon and was arrested for fighting.

Scrappy, real name Darryl Kevin Richardson II, is best known for his success as a hip-hop recording artist and reality star on VH1‘s Love and Hip Hop Atlanta.

Read more at TMZ.

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Gerren Keith Gaynor (@MrGerrenalist) is a freelance journalist based in New York City. He has been published in the New York Times, ESSENCE magazine, EBONY.com, New York Amsterdam News, Loop21.com and Newsone.com. Gaynor received his master degree in Journalism from Columbia University and his bachelor's in English from Morehouse College.

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