Mystikal has been arrested on rape and home abuse fees


New Orleans rapper Mystikal was arrested over the weekend on a number of fees together with first-degree rape and easy theft, in keeping with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Workplace.

APSO officers responded to an space hospital “in reference to a sexual assault” at 11:58 p.m. Saturday, a press launch mentioned.

Ascension Parish is about 25 miles southeast of Baton Rouge.

Detectives interviewed the sufferer, in keeping with the discharge, who sustained minor accidents through the alleged assault.

“Through further investigation, Michael ‘Mystikal’ Tyler was identified as a suspect,” the APSO launch mentioned.

Mystikal was arrested and booked into the Ascension Parish Jail, in keeping with the discharge. He was charged with first-degree rape, easy theft, home abuse battery – strangulation, false imprisonment, and easy prison injury to property, the APSO launch mentioned.

Jail information present the rapper stays within the custody of the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Workplace.

CNN has reached out to Mystikal’s representatives for remark.