21 Savage Arrested By ICE Agents In Atlanta Facing Deportation To The U.Ok.
21 Savage, whose actual title is Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was picked up by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in a focused operation. Officials claimed that the rapper is a United Kingdom citizen who overstayed his visa when he entered the United States in 2005. Savage’s lawyer, Dina LaPolt, says he’s engaged on the case to have the “Bank Account” rapper freed.
“We are working diligently to bought Mr. Abraham-Joseph out detention whereas we work with authorities to clear up any misunderstanding,” LaPolt advised TMZ. “Mr. Abraham-Joseph is a task mannequin to the younger folks within the nation — particularly in Atlanta, Georgia and is actively working locally main applications to assist underprivileged youths in monetary literacy.”
ICE launched an announcement confirming the arrest saying that 21 Savage didn’t simply broke United States immigration legal guidelines, but in addition convicted for a felony drug cost in 2014 in Fulton County, Georgia.
“Mr. Abraham-Joseph initially entered the U.S. legally in July 2005, however subsequently did not depart beneath the phrases his nonimmigrant visa and he grew to become unlawfully current within the U.S. when his visa expired in July 2006,” the assertion reads. “In addition to being in violation federal immigration regulation, Mr. Abraham-Joseph was convicted on felony drug prices in October 2014 in Fulton County, Georgia.”
21 Savage will now seem earlier than an immigration choose who will decide his destiny.
BREAKING- @ICEgov spokesman tells me @21savage was taken into custody by ICE. “His complete public persona is fake. He truly got here to the U.S. from the U.Ok. as a teen and overstayed his visa.” MORE COMING
— Nick Valencia (@CNNValencia) February 3, 2019
ICE spokesman Bryan Cox: “U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrested unlawfully current United Kingdom nationwide Sha Yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph AKA ‘21 Savage’ throughout a focused operation with federal and native regulation enforcement companions early Sunday in metro Atlanta.” https://t.co/G0WlPymYIr
— Mark Winne (@MarkWinneWSB) February 3, 2019
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