Atlanta very own Rappers Young Thug and Gunna Post Bail for 30 low level crime inmates to reunite with their Families
The two rappers explained their actions saying most of the men and women were being held on minor offenses but couldn’t get out because they didn’t have enough money. The bonds were posted for 30 inmates at the Fulton County Jail.
In a statement Young Thug said “This is where we are from. We just woke up and went to the jail with the lawyer and you know DA’s and the prosecutors, you know, the bonding companies and just got as many people as we can out,”. Although The rappers didn’t disclose how much money they spent in total. “If they did the crime, then they can do the time, then it’s all right. But it’s like you’re giving them a bond higher than what they stole,” he said.
Gunna also added that “You never know what somebody been through. There was people sitting out three or four years and couldn’t get out on a bond”. Some footage of the inmates reuniting with their families will be featured in an upcoming music video from the YSL label who recently put out their new compilation album, Slime Language 2. It’s set to debut at #1 on the Billboard 200 this week.
The rappers told WSB-TV that they plan to do this kind gesture again in the future.