Nicki Minaj’s husband has been arrested by U.S. Marshals on an indictment after he failed to register as a intercourse offender.
TMZ experiences that Kenneth Petty was positioned into federal custody Wednesday (Mar. 4) after he turned himself in to the Marshals. He’ll stand earlier than a decide later at this time, in accordance to courtroom docs.
As was beforehand reported, Petty’s prison document consists of a 1995 conviction for first-degree tried rape. He spent almost 4 years in New York state jail for the crime and was required to register as a intercourse offender.
Petty’s latest authorized troubles began in November 2019 when he received pulled over in Beverly Hills. He’d simply moved to the world again in July, across the time he and Nicki utilized for their marriage license.
After police decided Petty was a registered intercourse offender in New York however not in California, as required, he was arrested and charged for failing to register as a intercourse offender. He was finally launched on a $20Okay bond.
Even after that arrest, Petty nonetheless didn’t register as a intercourse offender within the state of California, which introduced on the federal indictment.
If he’s convicted on the federal cost for failing to register, he’ll face up to 10 years in jail.