Rapper Fetty Wap was arrested Thursday night time by the FBI on federal drug expenses, a senior regulation enforcement official stated.
Fetty Wap, whose authorized identify is Willie Junior Maxwell II, is anticipated to be arraigned Friday.
In accordance with the official, the artist was arrested at Citi Discipline in Queens, the place the Rolling Loud music festival was held on Thursday.
He’s amongst about half a dozen individuals charged within the case.
Fetty Wap was beforehand arrested in 2019 on three counts of battery, and in 2017 on a DUI cost after police say he was caught drag racing one other automotive on a New York Metropolis freeway. The standing of these circumstances was not instantly clear Friday.
His 4-year-old daughter Lauren Maxwell died over the summer.
The rapper is greatest identified for his 2014 sleeper hit, “Lure Queen,” which reached No. 2 on the Billboard Scorching 100.
Elisha Fieldstadt contributed.