A$AP Rocky Faces Criminal Charges Over A Shooting Case From Last Year

After almost four months of allegedly landing in trouble in April, A$AP Rocky is now facing criminal charges. Rocky, a rapper and daddy to Rihanna’s first child, got arrested at LAX airport on April 20 for November 6 shooting. Read further to know more!

Whats The Case

The 33 years old rapper is in trouble for shooting in November last year. Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón formally announced his office filed charges against Rocky. Assaulting him with a semiautomatic firearm, also allegations of personally using a fire alarm.

Rocky was at a former friend in Hollywood when he fired more than once. Later in April 2022, at LAX airport he got arrested by LAPD officers. semiautomatic firearm. He was released just hours later, after posting a whopping $550,000 in bail.

An official statement clearly speaks about the incident. The officer said, “Discharging a gun in a public place is a serious offence that could have ended with tragic consequences”. “My office conducted a thorough review of the evidence in this case and determined that the addition of a special firearm allegation was warranted”, the officer further added.

On the work front, A$AP Rocky seems to be at ease as he continues to perform his Europe tours. Rocky and Rihanna welcomed a baby boy together, whose name is not out yet. Though he looks calm Rihanna sometimes gets jarred by the arrest. The couple was recently captured for a date night on August 12.

The couple is seen hanging out more often since the birth of their child whose name has to be announced yet. The pair have clearly been going from strength to strength after the arrival of their son. While her fans are eagerly waiting to see the first glimpse of the child. The couple got together in 2020 after a long friendship. 

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.