On Wednesday (January 4), however, it was announced that the 31-year-old is only being hit with 8 charges. He was possibly facing up to 65 counts. The eight charges include conspiracy to violate the R.I.C.O. act, two counts of participation in criminal street gang activity and possession of both marijuana and codeine with intent to distribute.
Furthermore, the “Best Friend” rapper faces charges of possession of cocaine, possession of a firearm during commission of a felony and possession of a machine gun.
Young Thug has been charged with 8 out of the 65 charges YSL is facing. pic.twitter.com/mcve3SjLCO
— Rap Favorites (@RapFavorites) January 4, 2023