Rapper TI Was Arrested In Security Guard Assault Case- What Happened?

Rapper T.I. began relationhsip with Tameka "Tiny" Cotle in 2001 and later married her on 30 July, 2010 in Miami Beach ( Source : Instagram )

Rapper T.I. fans are trying to learn more about his arrest following the assault on the security guard in 2018.

But he and his wife Tiny has been convicted of a more serious crime. The American rapper has varying stage identities, T.I. and Tip. He is also a record executive and actor and one of the best-selling hip-hop artists of all time.

The Rapper is also credited with establishing the trap music subgenre. In 1999, LaFace, a division of Arista Records, offered Harris his first major-label record deal.

T.I. founded a group southern hip hop group P$C and released I'm Serious, his debut album, in 2001. Later he co-founded his own record label, Grand Hustle Records, which he introduced in 2002.

Rapper TI Was Arrested In Security Guard Assault Case

Rapper T.I. was arrested on misdemeanor counts of assault, disorderly conduct, and public intoxication on May 16, 2018.

He had a scuffle outside his gated community in Henry County, Georgia, after security allegedly refused to let him inside the property without a key.

Later that day, Harris was released after posting a bond. This is not the first time the rapper has gotten into a legal dispute. During his teenage, the rapper used to deal with drugs and was already arrested many times by the time he was 14. 

T.I.'s arrest was ordered in March 2004 after violating the terms of his probation for a 1997 drug conviction and a 1998 conviction for breaking the state-controlled substance law and fabricating evidence.

He received a three-year term of imprisonment, but he made an unauthorized music video while detained in Cobb County, Georgia. Later in May 2004, he was released on probation.

Later in 2007, he was detained after being charged with two felonies, possessing firearms by a convicted felon, and possessing three unregistered machine guns and two silencers.

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What Has Happened To Rapper TI?

Rapper T.I. and his wife, Tameka Harris, were under a criminal investigation by Los Angeles.

The couple was charged with the claims of drugging and sexually assaulting several women. However, in January 2021, the songwriter released a video denying all the allegations. He also claimed all of the intimate encounters that happened were consensual. 

According to T.I. wiki bio, Tiny filed for a divorce in December 2016. But he is seen uploading image of her on his social media sites.
According to T.I. wiki bio, Tiny filed for a divorce in December 2016. But he is seen uploading image of her on his social media sites. ( Source : Variety )

Thus, following the allegations, the production of their reality Tv show T.I. & Tiny: Friends & Family Hustle was suspended. The case first came to the spotlight after Sabrina Peterson revealed on social media that the rapper kept her at gunpoint and threatened to kill her in 2009.

As a result, more than 30 women and at least a man accused the couple of being associated with kidnapping, forced drugging, intimidation, and rape.  

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Know The Rapper TI Real Name And Net Worth

Clifford Jpseph Harris Jr. is the real name of T.I., who has accumulated a net worth of $20 million as an American songwriter and rapper. 

The record executive as mentioned by Celebrity Net Worth has quite a fortune. In addition, he is well known among music fans for popularizing a hip-hop sub-genre trap along with other stars. 

He first stepped into his professional career in 1999 after signing with the Arista Records, a sister concern of LaFace Records. That is the time he shortened his name from TIP to T.I. Nevertheless, he released his first album in October 201 from Arista Records, by the name I'm Serious. 

Throughout his more than two-decades-long career, he has been nominated and awarded multiple times by different titles. He bagged in American Music Awards, Grammy Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, and many more. Just looking at the stats on his Wikipedia bio, he was nominated for 170 awards and has already claimed 64.