Playboi Carti, a famous rapper, was recently arrested on suspicion of strangling his girlfriend after an argument over paternity testing. According to reports, Carti’s partner was 14 weeks pregnant at the time of the incident. The rapper is facing felony assault charges.
According to the Daily Mail, the incident happened in December 2022. Carti is alleged to have grabbed her partner by the neck, making it difficult for her to breathe. He also pushed her. The woman’s name has yet to be released, but according to an arrest affidavit obtained by TMZ, she felt like she was going to die. Carti and the beauty have been dating for about two years and have been living together since July last year.
According to Playboi Carti’s lawyer, the rapper’s allegations will be dismissed.
According to Carti’s pregnant girlfriend, the witness tried to stop the argument. Carti caught her again as she ran towards her car, trying to stop her from getting inside. When she tried to call 911 using the SOS button in the car, the rapper is said to have slapped her on the lips. When police arrived, they found the woman with wounds to her neck, chest and back. However, Playboi Carti’s attorney, Brian Steel, said that all charges against his client are untrue and that the case will “be dismissed without any prosecution or litigation.” .
The rapper has been arrested before.
In April 2020, Playboi Carti was arrested in Clayton County on gun and drug charges. Authorities stopped him because his Lamborghini was out of date. After searching his car, officers discovered several packages of marijuana, a gun, Xanax, codeine and drugs. Carti and another person named Jaylan Tucker were arrested and placed in the Clayton County Jail.
According to court documents, Carti was charged with possession of marijuana, improperly overtaking an ambulance and not having a current license plate sticker. The rapper was eventually released on bail, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
Playboi Carti has released two albums to date.
Die Lit, Playboi Carti’s first album, was released in May 2018. In addition to its financial success, the album debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 and number two. on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. Whole Lotta Red, his second album, was released in December 2020 and includes 24 singles. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 in the United States. He is also known for songs like Broke Boi, Lookin, Magnolia, Miss the Rage and others. He has appeared in songs by musicians such as Joey Fatts, A$AP Mob, Lana Del Rey, Kanye West, etc.