Just hours after New York City Mock affiliate Eli Fross was arrested on attempted murder charges for a Times Square shooting, Brooklyn favorite Sheff G was arrested on a felony of second degree for weapons.
Sheff, whose real name is Michael Williams, was arrested on the same day as Fross, but news of Sheff’s arrest was not made public until DJ Akademiks shared the news on his Twitter and IG, prompting many fans to respond on the comments. to “release” it.
Sheff was just arrested for gun possession earlier this year after a traffic stop in Brooklyn and served one year and four months behind bars in 2015 for a felony weapons offense.
Due to his past record and the nature of the current charge, a judge ruled to keep Sheff in custody until his next court hearing on August 18.
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