Fulton County Superior court has filed addition charges against Atlanta-based rapper Young Thug and some of his alleged associates in its RICO Act and street gang case. YT is now accused of illegally possessing multiple firearms, including a modified machine gun, in addition to street gang activity and drug trafficking.
“Charges were added for defendants via re-indictment based on evidence found at arrests. When Mr. Williams was arrested on May 9, evidence was recovered that resulted in the additional charges, including a charge of possession of a machine gun.” the statement read.
Young Thug and associates of his are being accused of possessing and attempting to sell marijuana and cocaine back in May 2022. The new indictment also states that they were possessing multiple guns such as a GLOCK 357, a FN firearm, a GLOCK 19, a Smith & Wesson M&P and a GLOCK 45 with a “converter switch and extended magazine.” The GLOCK 45 modified into a machine gun resulted in another gun possession charge.
The total list of charges against 28 accused is up to 65 counts and Young Thug could face up to 20 years in prison and a fine of $250,000.Follow Us