Cardi B’s Husband, Rapper Offset, Jailed for Possession of Firearm While On Probation

Arrested: Cardi B's husband is behind bars in Georgia. The couple welcomed a baby girl, Kulture, on July 10.
Arrested: Cardi B’s husband is behind bars in Georgia. The couple welcomed a baby girl, Kulture, on July 10.

Cardi B’s husband Offset has been arrested for carrying a gun while on probation.

The Migos rapper is behind bars after his SUV was pulled over by police in Atlanta, Georgia, TMZ reported, as he was charged with possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of marijuana (one ounce or less), possession of a weapon during a crime and an improper lane change.

His wife and their daughter Kulture, who was born July 10, were not in the car at the time.

Offset, whose real name is Kiari Kendrell Cephus, is a convicted felon who is currently on probation.

The Georgia native said he escaped punishment earlier this month after police released him following a traffic stop, after the officer took a selfie with his superstar wife, Cardi B, who was on FaceTime with him at the time.

He tweeted July 2: ‘Just got let go on a pull over for a FaceTime pic with my wife (SHES THE BEST).’

Offset was previously taken into custody two years ago in Atlanta in connection with for driving with a suspended license. He was arrested the year before after a show at Georgia Southern University in connection with drug and gun charges.

It’s been an eventful time for the performer, as in May, he was hospitalized with injuries to his neck and arm after crashing his crashed his Dodge Challenger in Atlanta.

He’s been in the limelight as result of his relationship with the Bodak Yellow songstress, as it was revealed by TMZ last month that he and the I Like It songstress actually tied the knot September 20, 2017, before he and Cardi B staged an onstage engagement at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center during a concert in October.

In April, the breakout beauty, whose real name is Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar, announced her pregnancy during an episode of Saturday Night Live following months of speculation.

SOURCE: Daily Mail