Lil Wayne arrested for possessing gun as convicted felon
Rapper Lil Wayne has been arrested and charged by federal prosecutors in Miami with illegal possession of a gun as a convicted felon.
It alleged the federal authorities conducted a search in the private jet of the rapper back on December 23rd, 2019, and found out he is in a possession of a firearm.
According to the complaint, Wayne faces a maximum of 10 years in prison if he is found guilty and convicted.
Lil Wayne, who endorsed President Donald Trump before the election days a couple of weeks ago is regarding as one of the most successful rappers of all time.
It is known the rapper is no stranger to the law as he has been arrested multiple times in the past two decades.
He was arrested in New York City in 2007 on weapons and drug charges and later served a year in prison at Rikers Island for the weapons charge. He served eight months before being released.