Young Thug along with 26 others; is facing seven additional felony charges after police recovered drugs and guns while raiding the rapper’s home in Atlanta. Young Thug allegedly started a ratchet gang called Young Slime Life; that consisted of its members going around committing murders;shootings and carjackings over roughly a decade and promoted its activities in songs and on social media.
The music the rappers produced resulted in lyrics that told on them and their criminal activity
“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.
On Wednesday (May 11), both Young Thug and Gunna’s requests for bond were rejected during their hearings before a judge, according to 11Alive. The duo rappers’ charges consist of 181 acts involving the Rico conspiracy. Moreover, according to the indictment; in 2015, Young Thug rented an Infiniti sedan that five alleged gang members drove when they shot and killed a rival gang member.