Shreveport, LA – A decide has determined to not cut back Mystikal’s $three million bond. According to KSLA, Caddo Parish Judge Romana Emanuel handed down the choice throughout a listening to on Thursday afternoon (October four).
Mystikal’s legal professional had initially filed a movement asking for the bond to be decreased to $500,000.
The Louisiana rapper — extensively identified for his 2000s hit “Shake Ya Ass” — has was booked into Cardo Correctional Center final August on one rely of first-degree rape and one rely of second-degree kidnapping in connection to an alleged 2016 sexual assault.
He pleaded not responsible.
Mystikal’s subsequent court docket date is scheduled for October 25.
[This article has been updated. The last version was published on December 19, 2017 and can be found below.]
Mystikal was in a Shreveport, Louisiana courtroom on Monday (December 18) the place the 46-year-old artist pleaded not responsible to prices stemming from an alleged 2016 sexual assault, in response to KSLA News 12.
The New Orleans-based rapper, who has been locked up on the Caddo Correctional Center since August 21, faces one rely of first-degree rape and one rely of second-degree kidnapping.
Two different suspects are being held at Caddo in connection to the 2016 alleged incident — Averweone Darnell Holman, 26, who’s being charged with one rely every of first-degree rape and second-degree kidnapping, and Tenichia Monieck Wafford, 42, who faces one rely of obstruction of justice.
The Caddo district legal professional’s workplace says Mystikal’s subsequent listening to is January 18, which might presumably embrace a movement to scale back his $three million bond.
Mystikal surrendered to police on August 21 and was formally indicted by a grand jury on September 19.
[The original version of this article was published on August 22, 2017 and can be found below.]
Mystikal turned himself in to Louisiana authorities on Monday (August 21) and was booked on prices of first-degree rape on the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Department. Meanwhile, his alleged confederate, Tenichia Wafford, has reportedly turned herself in as properly. She’s being accused of strong-arming the alleged sufferer into dropping the costs and is being held on a $200,000 bond.
In a video obtained by TMZ, Wafford claims the lady Mystikal allegedly raped advised her it by no means occurred.
“Ain’t no one did nothing to that lady,” Wafford mentioned. “For actual. She even advised me — sure, I obtained it on file — that she mentioned that ain’t no one did nothing to her.”
Wafford is needed for allegedly being an adjunct after the actual fact, however she’s adamant she solely known as the lady as a result of they had been buddies.
“This is a few bullshit although,” she mentioned. “They executed threw me for a loop ’trigger if I woulda knew all this, I wouldn’t have even known as. I simply known as and was checking up on a buddy. That’s all I used to be doing.”
She continued, “She’s attempting to guard her boyfriend as a result of she ditched him all night time to be with one other nigga. Now abruptly, any individual harm her, however after I known as her and requested her if any individual harm her, she mentioned no one harm her.”
According to police, one other man, Averweone Holman, was additionally charged in reference to the crime, which stems from a 2016 incident. According to a press launch, an investigation discovered DNA proof that linked the 2 males to the alleged rape.
Mystikal is at present being held on a $2 million bond.
Watch the total video above.