Young Thug has been jailed in Georgia after failing a drug check, the Blast and Pitchfork report. According to the Blast, the Atlanta rapper (née Jeffery Lamar Williams) was scheduled for arraignment in DeKalb County on Thursday morning on eight felony drug and weapons expenses stemming from a September 2017 arrest. However, he reportedly failed his final drug check, prompting the choose within the case to revoke his bond; Thug was reportedly taken into custody on Wednesday morning. Thug was arrested final 12 months after he was pulled over by police in Georgia for driving with tinted widows. Police then charged him with possession of marijuana, methamphetamine, and hydrocodone with intent to distribute. During the visitors cease, he was additionally allegedly discovered with codeine (two counts), a firearm, Xanax, and an amphetamine.
Thug was arrested once more in August at a Dave and Busters in Los Angeles the place he was internet hosting each his birthday and album-release celebration for Slime Language; he was charged with possession of a firearm present in his automobile. According to the Blast, prosecutors within the separate Georgia case argued in September that the second arrest was grounds to revoke his bond, however the choose allowed Thug to stay out on bail till his trial. (Thug had turned himself in on September 11 and was launched on bond on September 13.) It seems he’ll now stay jailed.