Tekashi 69 arrest has El Paso tour date in question

El Paso News

FILE- In this Sept. 21, 2018, file photo rapper Daniel Hernandez, known as Tekashi 6ix9ine, performs during the Philipp Plein women’s 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy. Federal authorities say Hernandez is in custody and awaiting a Manhattan court appearance. The Brooklyn-based rapper, whose legal name is Daniel Hernandez, is […]

Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine’s recent arrest by federal authorities is putting the rest of his tour, including an El Paso stop, in doubt.

He was scheduled to make a tour stop at the El Paso County Coliseum on Dec. 13, but now that may be in jeopardy. 

Tekashi 6ix9ine, whose real name is Daniel Hernandez, was arrested Monday and is facing racketeering and firearm charges along with three friends. Kifano Jordan, Jensel Butler and Faheem Walter were also arrested, according to NBC News

The rapper was already on probation for a 2015 arrest for using a child in a sexual performance. He also had agreed to stay out of trouble for one year as part of a disorderly conduct plea deal he took to avoid an assault charge in a case involving a police officer. 

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