Trump offers to ‘vouch for bail’ of US rapper jailed in Sweden

Donald Trump said he has spoken to Sweden’s prime minister about jailed US rapper ASAP Rocky and “offered to personally vouch for his bail”.

The US president tweeted that during a “a very good call” with Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, he also “assured him that ASAP was not a flight risk”.

The platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated artist has been in custody since early this month over an alleged fight.

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source: Tottenham Independent

2019-07-20 17:44
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