As Def Sounds previously reported, Gucci Mane was being held without bond in the Fulton County Jail, waiting on his court date, after being charged with aggravated assault with a weapon for allegedly attacking a U.S. Soldier with a champagne bottle in an Atlanta nightclub.
Now, Gucci Mane appeared in court to face the charges, and was indicted on aggravated assault charges.
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As reported by the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Gucci Mane was indicted on one count of aggravated assault, yesterday afternoon in a Atlanta courtroom.
At the time of the initial report, a U.S. soldier claimed that he was assaulted by Gucci Mane as he asked to take a picture with the rapper.
I’m in the military. I wanted to get a picture with Gucci Mane, is it OK? I was speaking to the security guard, and Gucci Mane hit me in the head with a bottle… And as I looked at him in the shock of why, one of his friends hit me in the side of my face.
As of press time, no other details have been made available.
Stay tuned to DS as we will keep you updated as more information surrounding Gucci Mane’s indictment on aggravated assault charges comes to light.
Late last month it was reported that Gucci Mane was denied bond after he was charged with assaulting a U.S. soldier. Now, following the rappers’ court date earlier this week where he was indicted on aggravated assault charges, the judge in the case has set bond.
According to MyFoxAtlanta, Gucci Mane’s lawyer says a judge has set a $75,000 bond for the rapper, who’s accused of hitting a U.S. soldier in the head with a champagne bottle at an Atlanta nightclub.
Gucci’s lawyer, Drew Findling, said the rapper will post bond in Fulton County, and then he will be transferred to DeKalb County, where Gucci Mane will remain behind bars as a result of his his probation for an unrelated misdemeanor charge.