Rapper 21 Savage (real name Sha Yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph) who is originally from the UK has reportedly been arrested by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
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CelebNMusic247.com reports that 26-year-old 26-year-old rapper 21 Savage arrested in Atlanta Sunday by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
21 Savage was taken into ICE custody as he is unlawfully present in the U.S. and also a convicted felon. He is part of a targeted operation with federal and local law enforcement partners early Sunday in metro Atlanta. Mr. Abraham-Joseph
Mr. Abraham-Joseph initially entered the U.S. legally in July 2005, but subsequently failed to depart under the terms of his non-immigrant visa and he became unlawfully present in the U.S. when his visa expired in July 2006.
In addition to being in violation of federal immigration law, Mr. Abraham-Joseph was convicted on felony drug charges in October 2014 in Fulton County, Georgia.
Savage is reportedly being held for removal proceedings since he has been in the country illegally and for being a felon. He was convicted of drug charges in 2014.
The problem for 21 is ICE will now await the outcome of his case before a federal immigration judge to determine future actions.
No additional details have been released.