BlocBoy JB Arrested on Gun and Drug Possession Charges
BlocBoy JB was been arrested on and gun and drug possession charges in Tennessee on Thursday (February 28th). The Shelby County sheriff’s department had a warrant BlockBoy JB, whose real name is James Baker, since February 16th.
A picture of BlockBoy was put on social media by authorities, who asked the public for help in locating the rapper. BlocBoy continued to post on social media up until turning himself in on Thursday morning. Baker’s being held in jail on charges of theft of property under $1,000, possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia, and being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun.
Breaking: SCSO needs help in locating James Baker,22, better known as BlocBoy JB. Baker is wanted for poss of drugs & drug paraphernalia, a convicted felon in poss of a handgun, & for theft of prop. Anyone with tips regarding Baker’s location is asked to contact law enforcement. pic.twitter.com/aaTQ5mjHGB
— ShelbyTNSheriff (@ShelbyTNSheriff) February 16, 2019