As reported yesterday, rapper and reality star of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta,Â Lil Scrappy, was cuffed and put in jail yesterday. He is currently still in jail, but it is all because he failed to check in with his probation officer and aÂ warrantÂ was put out for his arrest. Hopefully no one put them paws on him while he is waiting for his freedom in D block.TMZ broke the story yesterday and has confirmed the reason is because failed to check in with his PO. Scrappy was locked up yesterday in Atlanta, GA for violating his probation from a 2008 marijuana possession case. About 2 weeks ago he had filed documentsÂ documents with DeKalb County Superior Court requesting a recall on the warrant for his arrest.
Scrappy admits in the filed documents that he indeed did fail to check in with his probation officer on August 9, 2012. He claims it was an honest mistake due to he has been on a non-reporting status for the past year and half. Scrappy says he didn’t know he had a check-in date scheduled. Scrap says he has been good and that his warrant should be recalled ASAP. The judge had not made a decision on the case and Scrappy had been arrested yesterday and taken to jail.
Scrappy and reps Tweeted:
He will remain behind bars and their is no court date set, but he is expected to go in front of a judge soon. A rep for Scrappy has told TMZ that they are trying to resolve all legal matters to get him out of jail.
His baby mama Erica Dixon went to Twitter: