US Rapper, Young Thug has been charged with racketeering, according to reports the rapper allegedly co-founded a violent street and criminal gang who hijack cars, commit murders and also involved in shootings. Young Thug was charged for the same offences alongside rapper, Gunna and 26 others.
“It does not matter what your notoriety is, what your fame is, if you come to Fulton County, Georgia, and you commit crimes … you are going to become a target and a focus of this district attorney’s office, and we are going to prosecute you to the fullest extent of the law,” Fulton county district attorney Fani Willis said Tuesday at a news conference announcing the charges.
However, while speaking to journalist, Young Thug lawyer Brian Steel said ” “Mr Williams committed no crime whatsoever” and he would “fight till his last drop of blood to clear him”.
There are also reports that other top rated rappers are still under investigations and could be indicted if found guilty.