The 28-year-old rapper, Fetty Wap has been arrested in Las Vegas last Sunday morning after allegedly assaulting 3 hotel employees. The rapper was held by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department after he’d been accused of punching 3 employees at the Mirage Hotel and Casino on the Strip.
Eye witnesses have confirmed that the young rapper hit a parking attendant after getting into an argument. Fetty Wap was held for several hours before his release awaiting to appear infant of court in October facing 3 misdemeanour counts of battery. This is not the rapper”s first time getting arrested. Fetty was stopped by the police in the City of New York back in November 2017 charged with DUI while drag racing another car on the highway.
Willie Maxwell II, known professionally as Fetty Wap rose to fame after his debut single “Trap Queen” reached number two on the U.S Billboard Hot 100 Chart in 2015. The young rapper was born with glaucoma in both eyes revealing in 2015 that doctors were not able to save his left eye and instead fitted him with an ocular prosthesis eye. His nickname Fetty comes from the slang word for money as he was known for making money. Fetty’s net worth is estimated at $8 million.