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Rapper 21 Savage Is Taken Into Custody by ICE, Officials Say

Rapper 21 Savage Is Taken Into Custody by ICE, Officials Say

United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials took the rapper 21 Savage into custody on Sunday for being in the United States illegally, according to the agency and news reports.

21 Savage, whose real name is Sha Yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was arrested during an operation by federal and local law enforcement authorities in Atlanta, ICE said in a statement, WSB-TV in Atlanta reported.

The statement said Mr. Abraham-Joseph was an “unlawfully present United Kingdom national” who legally entered the United States in 2005 but was supposed to leave the next year, according to the terms of his nonimmigrant visa, officials said.

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In addition to being in the country unlawfully after 2006, Mr. Abraham-Joseph was convicted on felony drug charges in 2014 in Fulton County, Ga., the statement said.

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