Lanez, whose authorized identify is Daystar Peterson, is going through one rely of assault with a semiautomatic firearm and one rely of carrying a loaded, hid firearm in a car, the Los Angeles County District Lawyer’s Workplace mentioned in an announcement.
Lanez, then 27, was using in a SUV in Hollywood Hills on July 12 when he received into an argument with a 25-year-old lady, prosecutors mentioned within the assertion. He’s accused of taking pictures at her toes a number of occasions when she exited the automobile and wounding her, the assertion mentioned.
Megan Thee Stallion, whose actual identify is Megan Jovon Ruth Pete, is recognized as “Megan P” within the prison criticism.
CNN has reached out to representatives for Lanez and Megan Thee Stallion for remark.
In August, the “Savage” star publicly accused Lanez of taking pictures her within the toes. She talked concerning the July incident throughout an Instagram Dwell on her verified account. She additionally posted a graphic photograph of her wound, which she later deleted.
She had talked on social media concerning the “tremendous scary” taking pictures and thanked her followers for his or her help however initially did not named the particular person she says shot her.
An arraignment for Lanez is scheduled on October 13. If convicted on each fees, Lanez might face a most sentence of 22 years and eight months in state jail.