Lucci was charged with felony murder, aggravated assault, participation in criminal street gang activity, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. When the warrant was released for his arrest, Lucci turned himself in two days later. Police say the original incident occurred on December 10 at Peeples Street SW at 5:20pm.
Lucci Released On $500,000 Bond With Strict Conditions
According to TMZ, Lucci was finally able to post bond on Monday. He did so for $500,000 and was released at 4pm ET. His friends in Atlanta came to pick him up from jail and he flashed a smile as he seemed to be relieved to taste some freedom again. Conditions here though include surrendering his passport, wear an ankle monitor, and live at an undisclosed location.
Lucci must also follow curfew rules from 7am-7pm. In his free time, he is only allowed to see his legal team and family members and also handle medical appointments.
Lucci Cannot Contact Anyone Involved In The Case
“The bond was negotiated last week and finalized today,” said Lucci‘s attorney, Drew Findling, to TMZ. He was released just before 4 pm. There are a variety of conditions which is somewhat consistent with these cases, which included surrendering his passport.”
In addition to these regulations, Lucci also cannot contact alleged victims, witnesses, or co-defendants in this case. Social media is also prohibited, which is an issue considering the fact that he’s a very popular rapper and needs to promote new music on various social networking websites. Lastly, he cannot visit a specific recording studio in Atlanta.
Two Others Were Arrested In This Case
According to 11 Alive, two other men were arrested in connection to this murder case. 17-year-old Leroy Pitts was charged with felony murder, aggravated assault, participation in criminal street gang activity, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.
23-year-old Ra’von Boyd was also hit with charges of felony murder, aggravated assault, participation in criminal street gang activity, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Lucci’s Attorney Reiterates The Rapper’s Innocence
“Our review of the initial evidence made available to us, indicates there is no basis for any criminal charges against Rayshawn Bennett,” said Findling to Billboard in a statement. “We will continue our own investigation on his behalf.”