ASAP Rocky’s Guns From L.A. Home Not Related to Investigation

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After ASAP Rocky’s arrest for assault with a deadly weapon, police searched his house and found guns that they later tested in connection to his alleged altercation.

According to TMZ the authorities concluded that the firearms were not involved in the shooting, after they were unable track them back to November 2021.

The 33-year old New Yorker, who was on his way back from Barbados with a girlfriend, was taken into custody at the airport earlier this month. Rihanna. “The suspect has been identified as 33-year-old Rakim Mayers, a Los Angeles resident, better known as music artist ASAP Rocky,” a Twitter statement from the Los Angeles Police Department read after the airport arrest on April 20.

According to the LAPD, Rocky allegedly got into an altercation with an “acquaintance” late last year. During an argument, the suspect used a handgun to harm the victim. According to that statement, Rocky and two others left the scene while the victim suffered minor injuries.

The “Praise the Lord” performer was released on $550,000 bail several hours after his arrest. He will appear in court on August 17. Rocky and Rihanna, both 34, confirmed in January their first child together.

Source exclusive: Us WeeklyIn April, the Ocean’s Eight actress was focused on the next chapter of her life amid the musician’s legal drama. “[Rihanna] is powerful and will do what she can to help him,” the insider shared. “She loves ASAP and wants him to be by her side when she gives birth.”

The source noted that Rihanna is “not trying to get too stressed” during her pregnancy, saying, “She is very confident about everything and has told friends she just hopes for a positive outcome.” The couple have since been spotted together in California enjoying a dinner with friends and family.

After many years of friendship, the couple sparked dating speculation for the first time in 2019. Two years later, Rocky called Rihanna “the love of my life” during an interview. “[It’s]It’s so much more enjoyable to have The One. She amounts to probably, like, a million of the other ones,” the “Sundress” artist told GQMay 2021. “I think when you know, you know. She’s The One.”

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