Update: Judge Denies Bond for YFN Lucci

  Update 06/01/2021 11:05pm: A judge recently denied bond for YFN Lucci who surrendered to police on May 10 on a gang-related RICO indictment. “My client is, your honor, an incredibly successful artist that is very well known nationally and even internationally,” Drew Findling, Lucci’s attorney, told Judge Thomas Cox on during Tuesday’s bond hearing. “The defendant will remain in a no-bond status at this time. Additionally, this court revokes any bonds previously issued in this case,” Cox said. Per WSB-TV Atlanta: “Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis told Channel…

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YFN Lucci Reportedly Surrenders in Connection to Racketeering Case

According to reports, YFN Lucci has surrendered to authorities after being indicted with 12 others in a 105-count racketeering indictment targeting the Bloods gang in Georgia. YFN Lucci is reportedly being held in maximum security at the Fulton County Jail in Georgia. After news broke of the indictment roughly two weeks ago, Lucci’s attorney Drew Findling declared his client’s innocence. “He’s not a gang member. What he is is an internationally recognized musical artist that is a triple platinum winner, that has performed all over the United States and all over…

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YFN Lucci Among 12 Named in 105-Count Racketeering Indictment

The legal trouble for YFN Lucci continues as the rapper is reportedly facing additional charges in a 75-page indictment. He’s among 12 others, who were named in a 105-count racketeering indictment focused on factions within the Bloods gang in Atlanta. “This indictment is unprecedented. Period. In Georgia,” said Fulton County District Attorney, Fani Willis. “There’s been a huge spike in violent crime. I made a commitment to bring the best and the brightest minds here, many of which you see sitting here right now so that we could deal with…

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YFN Lucci Released From Jail on Bond Following His Arrest for a Murder Charge

  YFN Lucci has been released from jail after receiving multiple charges in relation to a fatal shooting in Atlanta. Upon his release, the rapper appeared to be in a cheerful mood as he posed for pictures and showed off his ankle monitor in the above video clip. After being denied bail shortly after turning himself in, he requested a “reasonable bond” so he could continue to financially support his four children and mother. YFN Lucci has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of 28-year-old James Adams in December 2020. He and three others allegedly…

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Reginae Carter Says YFN Lucci Is in ‘Good Spirits,’ and He’ll Be Home Soon

YFN Lucci’s better half, Reginae Carter, took to social media to give an update on her beau, who is currently up against serious criminal charges stemming from a fatal shooting in Atlanta on Dec 10. Despite facing serious time if convicted, Reginae indicated that Lucci is in “good spirits.” “[Lucci] wants you all to know he’s in good spirits and doing well,” Reginae wrote in her Instagram story. “Thanks for all the prayers and well wishes … he’ll be home soon.” According to the arrest warrant, YFN Lucci, real name Rayshawn Bennett,…

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UPDATE: YFN Lucci Reportedly Identified as the Driver in Fatal Atlanta Shooting

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, YFN Lucci, real name Rayshawn Bennett, was named the driver in the fatal shooting in southwest Atlanta last month. The AJC obtained the arrest warrant on Thursday, revealing Lucci and “three other criminal street gang members” drove into rival gang territory before two men from inside Lucci’s vehicle opened fire, wounding a man. Investigators obtained a video before the shooting that showed Adams saying, “We finna (expletive) this city up, man!” One of the shooters, 28-year-old James Adams, was struck in the head by return fire. Following…

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YFN Lucci Appears in Court on Felony Murder Charge, Denied Bond

  YFN Lucci appeared in court for the first time in his felony murder case on Thursday (January 14). During the hearing, Lucci’s lawyer told the judge that he had read the rapper’s charges to him, which include felony murder, aggravated assault, participation in street gang activity, and possession of a firearm in commission of a felony. His lawyer argued against the aggravated assault charges, which the judge responded to. The judge also denied bond for Lucci. Source: VladTV

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Atlanta rapper YFN Lucci turns himself in and faces a murder charge

YFN Lucci, whose real name is Rayshawn Bennett, is currently being held in Fulton County Jail, police said. Atlanta Police announced Tuesday that he was wanted on charges of felony murder, aggravated assault, participation in street gang activity and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. “The presumption of innocence is a fundamental constitutional right for every citizen. Beyond this, we have no further comment at this time,” his attorney Thomas Reynolds said in a statement  on Wednesday. Attempts to reach YFN Lucci or his record label have been…

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YFN LUCCI HARROWING 911 CALL FOR ALLEGED MURDER … ‘Somebody Just Threw Him Out Of The Car!!!’

The 911 call that led to the felony murder warrant for YFN Lucci‘s arrest is disturbing … a woman describing a man clinging to a moving SUV before he was left for dead. The Plug Up obtained audio of the 911 call a woman made in Atlanta last month when she saw a white SUV speeding by “with a man hanging out of the car.” She says she eventually saw the man get shoved out onto the street. “THIS MAN IS DYING!!!” The witness told the operator the victim appeared to…

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YFN Lucci Wanted on Multiple Charges in Shooting Death of Atlanta Man

Atlanta Police are searching for YFN Lucci, real name Rayshawn Bennett, for his alleged role in the shooting death of 28-year-old James Adams. Police responded to a shooting in southwest Atlanta on December 10, 2020. Cops discovered Adams in the street with a gunshot wound to his head. Adams was rushed to Grady Hospital where he passed away from his injuries. Reports say minutes later, 32-year-old Kevin Wright arrived at a local fire station after also suffering a gunshot injury to the abdomen. However, Wright’s injuries were nonfatal. Investigators determined…

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