New York, NY – Tekashi 6ix9ine and his ex-manager Shottie have been arrested on racketeering and firearms prices. According to TMZ, they had been each taken into custody by federal brokers on Sunday night time (November 18).
His former bodyguard, Faheem “Crippy” Walter, was additionally arrested and will likely be arraigned on Monday (November 19 in Manhattan federal courtroom.
The investigation was launched by the New York Police Department, ATF (Bureau Of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms And Explosives) and U.S. Homeland Security. Racketeering is a federal cost below the 1970 RICO act and has a 93 % conviction charge, making jail time doubtless for the 22-year-old multi-platinum artist.
6ix9ine not too long ago fired his complete Tr3way and MTA reserving crew. During a current look on The Breakfast Club, the 22-year-old accused his crew of skimming $120,000 from a $three.6 million live performance deal, which his former crew denies.
Trouble has adopted 6ix9ine since attaining mainstream notoriety. In October, he was sentenced to 4 years of probation for his 2015 youngster intercourse case with a credit score for one 12 months. He additionally obtained 1000 hours of neighborhood service and was ordered to stop any gang exercise.
Earlier this month, 6ix9ine was allegedly the goal of a drive-by taking pictures at an $80 million property in Beverly Hills the place he, Kanye West and Nicki Minaj had been presupposed to movie a music video. He was additionally kidnapped and robbed by a former affiliate this summer time and accused of assaulting a Houston fan in May.