ICE Officials Reportedly Arrest 21 Savage in Atlanta

Rapper 21 Savage has reportedly been arrested in Atlanta this weekend and will possibly be removed from the United States, according to TMZ .

The Bank Account rapper was picked up by ICE officials early Sunday morning. It is reported he " entered the U.S. legally in 2005 but his visa expired and he reportedly here illegally. He is currently being held for 'removal proceedings' due to having an expired visa, and being a convicted felon charged in 2014.

Savages' attorney Dina LaPolt tells TMZ, "We are working diligently to get Mr. Abraham-Joseph out of detention while we work with authorities to clear up any misunderstanding. Mr. Abraham-Joseph is a role model to the young people in the country -- especially in Atlanta, Georgia and is actively working in the community leading programs to help underprivileged youths in financial literacy."

Additonally, an ICE spokesperson announced 21 Savage, " real name Sha Yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph -- is a U.K. national who is unlawfully in the country, and has been since 2006 when his visa expired. They say he came to the States a year earlier at the age of 12."

It is unclear what's in store for the 26-year old rapper and if he will officially be removed from the country.

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