Why Was A$AP Rocky Arrested After His Barbados Trip with Rihanna?

The 33-year-old rapper A$AP Rocky was arrested upon landing at LAX airport on April 20 after his private jet landed. He had just returned from a Caribbean vacation with his pregnant girlfriend, Rihanna. ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations team assisted the Los Angeles Police Department in arresting the rapper. The rapper detain in connection with a shooting in 2021.


A$AP Rocky Arrested, Why?

According to various sources, police arrested Rocky on Wednesday, April 20, after traveling home from Barbados, where he and the pregnant singer, Rihanna, had been having fun. Us Weekly has contacted a representative for Rocky.

A Los Angeles Police Department arrest announces earlier this month following a shooting in November 2021. A statement indicated that the suspect was 33-year-old Rakim Mayers, better known as the musician ASAP Rocky.

Rocky and an acquaintance in Hollywood got into an argument, and when things escalated, Rocky allegedly fired a handgun at the victim, causing him minor injuries. So, the Police arrest him for assault.


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A$AP Rocky Arrested News

As A$AP’s legal troubles aren’t new, he has faced them before. Recently, police charged the artist with assault. Hence, Resulted in visible bodily harm in Sweden. Due to his conviction. Judge sentence him to a suspended prison term (and was not sentenced to additional prison time). $1,270 in damages was also ordered to be to the victim.

In connection with a shooting in Hollywood on November 6 last year, Rocky was into custody at the Los Angeles International Airport.

The Los Angeles Police Department detained the rapper for suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.

As reported in a press release from the Hollywood Area, around 10:15 p.m. on November 6, 2021, two acquaintances involve in an argument near Selma Avenue and Argyle Avenue.

Meanwhile, in the course of the argument, the suspect fired a handgun at the victim. Moreover, he sought medical treatment after the incident caused him a minor injury.

A$AP Rocky Arrested

A$AP Rocky Arrested After His Barbados Trip with Rihanna

Rocky’s attorney, Alan Jackson, confirmed to media outlets that the rapper was arrested but declined to provide any further details. According to the various, the Los Angeles Police Department’s headquarters released Rocky after $550,000 as bail. Sources report that Police also searched rocky’s house.


After detain for nearly a month in Sweden following a street brawl, Rocky international attention in 2019. After an assault conviction, as a result, he got a “conditional sentence” that did not require additional jail time.

Rihanna’s native country of Barbados is where A$AP went on vacation for a few days with Rihanna. Also, it will be the couple’s first child together as the singer of “Love on the Brain” is pregnant.


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