On the heels of firing his total administration staff and canceling a North American tour, 6ix9ine and two of his former associates have been arrested Sunday evening (Nov. 18) on racketeering and firearms fees by federal ATF particular brokers in New York City, the NYPD tells Billboard.
In a press release to Billboard, NYPD famous that 6ix9ine "was arrested final evening and might be arraigned in the present day within the Southern District of NY."
A TMZ report states that jail is nearly a certainty for the Brooklyn rapper, who was already on strict probation after rising from his 2015 baby sexual abuse case with no time behind bars. The "Gummo" artist was taken into federal custody with two others that TMZ has pegged as ex-manager Shottie and former bodyguard Faheem Walter. Walter, who goes by Crippy, was really the person that received shot at an NYC restaurant again in October following a dispute between Tekashi's entourage and a 10okay Projects govt.
Mere hours previous to the arrest, the 22-year-old shared the loaded observe checklist to his anticipated Dummy Boy venture on Sunday (Nov. 18), which is slated to drop on Friday (Nov. 23). The star-studded effort will see options from Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, A Boogie, Tory Lanez, Gunna, Bobby Shmurda, plus extra.
Billboard has reached out to 6ix9ine's ex-reps for extra info.