On Wednesday evening, rapper A$AP Rocky was released from jail after being arrested upon landing at Los Angeles International Airport in connection with a November 2021 shooting.
The 33-year-old artist, who is best known for his hit single “Praise the Lord,” was arrested on April 20th, 2022 and taken into custody by the Los Angeles Police Department. He was released from jail later that same day after posting bail.
The incident occurred in November 2021 when A$AP Rocky and his entourage were involved in a physical altercation with another group of individuals in Los Angeles. The rapper was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and could have faced up to seven years in prison if convicted.
However, after an extensive investigation, prosecutors decided not to pursue the case and A$AP Rocky was released from jail. His attorney, Shawn Holley, released a statement saying, “We are grateful that the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has declined to file charges against Mr. Rocky.”
The rapper has since returned to his home in New York City and is expected to resume his music career. He is currently working on his fourth studio album, which is set to be released later this year.
In conclusion, A$AP Rocky has been released from jail after being arrested in connection with a November 2021 shooting. The rapper was released after prosecutors decided not to pursue the case and he is now back home in New York City, working on his fourth studio album.