Lil Scrappy was arrested Monday for violating his probation. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the DeKalb County jail listed the probation violation as having occurred on Sept. 4.
According to TMZ, Scrappy, whose real name is Darryl Richardson, is on probation stemming from a 2008 marijuana conviction.
At that time he was sentenced to five years probation and ordered not to use illegal drugs or possess any alcoholic beverages. He was also ordered to perform 240 hours of community service and complete
an alcohol/drug education program.
A picture of Scrappy being taken into custody can be seen below.
The “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” cast member Tweeted: “I just got locked up pray for me.”
His management team later sent out a Tweet saying they were working to get the rapper released from custody.
We’ll keep you posted as this story develops.