Shreveport, LA – Mystikal is reportedly a free man after serving roughly 18 months behind bars. According to TMZ, the longtime rapper — actual identify Michael Tyler — was in a position to provide you with the $three million bond to safe his launch.
“It’s been a long time coming for Mike,” legal professional Tim Yazbeck mentioned. “But now he can get back to being the artist he is, doing what he loves, and seeing his kids again.”
The NOLA native reportedly earned the cash from a fund arrange by his family and friends and a new report contract. Last month, he reportedly secured a deal for 3 albums. At the time, Yazbeck revealed he was hopeful Mystikal would obtain an advance to have the ability to afford the hefty bond set by a Louisiana decide.
The former No Limit Records artist was taken into custody in August 2017 on fees of first-degree rape and second-degree kidnapping.
One of Mystikal’s different attorneys, Joel Pearce, believes they’ve a powerful case.
“Based on all of the evidence we have, we strongly believe that an amicable resolution is not only possible but probable as an outcome in this case and that Michael Tyler will never be made to return to jail for a crime he didn’t commit.”
He’s anticipated at trial this May.