Rapper Young Thug charged with 8 felonies

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SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 01: Young Thug performs at Bumbershoot at Seattle Center on September 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Suzi Pratt/WireImage)

BROOKHAVEN, GA (WGCL) — Atlanta rapper Young Thug just got slapped with eight felonies for a drug and gun arrest in Brookhaven last year.

The indictment includes intent to distribute and having a gun while committing a felony.

The rapper, whose real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams, also has trouble in Hollywood. Police arrested him for having a concealed gun in a vehicle while celebrating his birthday and new album last month.

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