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Popular Rapper arrested for Robbery

Popular Rapper arrested for Robbery wp image 1866153943121174399American rapper, Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson popularly known as YG has been arrested in Las vegas with felony robbery charge.
YG is in some serious trouble as the rapper was hit with a felony robbery charge for allegedly snatching a guys chain off of his neck back in May.
According to TMZ, YG turned himself in after a warrant was issued for his arrest in Vegas. He was released after dropping $20k on bail.


The incident happened back in May at the Cosmopolitan hotel after a man approached YG and asked to take a picture with him. YG’s crew apparently turned the guy away and he told YG that he’s not a real celeb. Camera footage shows YG poppin’ off by snatching the chain off of his neck.
The chain ended up hitting the ground, and YG is seen on camera picking up the necklace, which runs somewhere between $3k and 9k, and running off.


The victim is also suing YG he claims that the rapper had his squad beat him up before he snatched his chain. He wants YG to run him $250k.



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