TMZ has learned that Jay Wayne Jenkins, better known by his stage name Young Jeezy or simply Jeezy was arrested in Atlanta for battery, false imprisonment, and making terroristic threats against his own son. The rapper was arrested and released on $45,000 bond last Friday, according to TMZ.
According to the charging documents — obtained by TMZ — Jeezy got into a fight with his son in a bathroom and he threw his son into the glass shower door and cut his head on the glass, before being dragged into the bedroom where he was repeatedly assaulted. Then Jeezy allegedly punched him in the face, dragged him into the bedroom, threw him on the bed and pummeled him.During the assault, Jeezy’s son claims that a bodyguard prevented him from escaping, while his father choked him and threatened, “I will kill you. “I will put a bullet in your head right now. If I could get away with it, I would kill you.” The incident allegedly took place back in 2012 in Sept., 2012.
Jeezy’s attorney tells TMZ, “We have no doubt this matter will resolve itself appropriately. At this moment, Mr. Jenkins is thankful for the support of his fans and the respect for his family’s privacy.”