Rapper NBA YoungBoy and 15 others arrested and facing multiple charges


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Kentrell Gaulden, also known as Rapper NBA YoungBoy, is one of 16 people behind bars on Tuesday morning.

The group of men were booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on September 29.

Gaulden has been released on a $75,000 bond.

The 20-year-old Baton Rouge native is facing these charges:

  • One count of possession of schedule I drugs
  • One count of manufacturing/distributing schedule II drugs
  • One count of manufacturing/distributing schedule IV drugs

NBA Youngboy was released from jail in August of 2019.

During the course of the investigation officers confiscated drugs, guns and a large amount of money.

Photos courtesy of EBRSO

Police arrested 16 individuals, confiscated 14 guns (1 stolen, 2 guns with illegal stocks) and seized 79,000.00 dollars in U.S. currency.

Photos courtesy of EBRSO

The following men were arrested:

  • Marvin Ramsey
  • Marrow Battie
  • Dalton Quiett
  • Nathan Hayes
  • Dionel Jacob
  • Tyler Taylor
  • Jalen Griffin
  • Joseph Robinson
  • Deonte Smart
  • Cleveland Ely
  • Daryl Brown
  • Anthony Grayer
  • Kendrick Edwards
  • Joshua Butler
  • Kentrell Gaulden
  • Charles Brown


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