A$AP Rocky ARRESTED astatine LAX Airport After Trip With Rihanna
Rihanna and A$AP Rocky stepped retired for a day night three days aft police arrested the rapper in connection to a 2021 shooting.
The large vocalist and her partner, who are expecting their archetypal kid together, were photographed extracurricular the Santa Monica, Calif. edifice Georgio Baldi, 1 of her favorite eateries, connected April 23.
Rihanna wore a achromatic button-down garment near unfastened to exposure a achromatic bikini apical and her babe bump, paired with black pinstriped shorts, a achromatic overgarment and achromatic and metallic sandals. Rocky wore a grey floral hoodie, matching jeans and a graphic T-shirt, paired with gray, greenish and achromatic sneakers.
The couple's associated quality marked the archetypal clip they were spotted retired unneurotic since Rocky, whose existent sanction is Rakim Mayers, was arrested on April 20 on a complaint of battle with a deadly limb stemming from the shooting. Police took the rapper into custody astatine Los Angeles International Airport conscionable arsenic helium and Rihanna landed connected a private formation from her autochthonal Barbados pursuing a abbreviated trip.
The Los Angeles Police Department said successful a connection posted connected Twitter that its officers made an apprehension successful link with a shooting that occurred on Nov. 6, 2021 successful Hollywood, which occurred during an "argument betwixt 2 acquaintances."
"The statement escalated and resulted successful the fishy firing a handgun astatine the victim," the connection said. "The unfortunate sustained a insignificant wounded from the incidental and aboriginal sought his aesculapian treatment. Following the shooting, the fishy and 2 further males fled the country connected foot...the fishy has been identified arsenic 33-year-old Rakim Mayers, a Los Angeles resident, besides known arsenic euphony creator A$AP Rocky."
According to constabulary reports obtained by NBC News, the shooting victim, who survived, told constabulary that the rapper, portion accompanied with 2 different people, allegedly "approached him with a handgun connected the street." The idiosyncratic added that Rocky "shot astatine him 3 to 4 times and believed 1 of the bullets grazed his near hand."
Rocky's attorney, Alan Jackson, confirmed to NBC News that his lawsuit had been arrested but offered nary further comment.
Multiple instrumentality enforcement sources acquainted with the substance told the outlet pursuing the apprehension that Rihanna was with Rocky when helium was arrested and that a hunt warrant was executed astatine his location successful Los Angeles.
The rapper spent little than 3 hours successful a constabulary jailhouse earlier helium was released aft posting a $550,000 bond, according to the L.A. County Sheriff's Department booking report. The LAPD said the lawsuit would beryllium presented to the territory attorney's bureau "for filing consideration." The rapper's court day is acceptable for Aug. 17.
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