Manhattan, NY – The man accused of assaulting and kidnapping Tekashi 6ix9ine in July has been arrested.
According to TMZ, Anthony Jamel Ellison was apprehended by federal brokers on November 6. He has since been indicted by a grand jury on a number of prices, together with one rely of conspiracy to hinder commerce by theft, one rely of obstructing commerce by theft and one rely of carrying a firearm to commit against the law.
Ellison has reportedly pleaded not responsible to all prices. Federal jail data present the 31-year-old man is presently being held on the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan, New York.
Law enforcement sources say Ellison is an affiliate of the 9 Trey Bloods gang. A TMZ supply claims Ellison was a part of 6ix9ine’s administration earlier than the rainbow color-haired rapper rose to fame.
When 6ix9ine spoke to TMZ concerning the incident this previous summer time, he stated it appeared like “an inside job.”
“We received hit by a automotive,” he defined. “Our car received hit by one other car from behind. As the driving force received out, the gunman got here out. I blacked out proper there. All I noticed was a flash. It simply occurred so fast. All I noticed was the gun in my face and once I awakened, I used to be within the backseat of a automotive.
“And I had nothing. I actually had nothing. All I had was a telephone and a debit card. I stated, ‘Listen, enable me to see my daughter one other day. I received some jewellery in the home. Y’all can have that.’ I didn’t inform them the place I dwell. They went to the entrance of my home. Somebody will need to have instructed them the place I dwell and had been following me and watching me. It was like an inside job.”
Ellison is presently awaiting trial.