Nicki Minaj’s brother, Jelani, whose wedding she attended a few months back, has been charged with raping a 12-year-old. According to online court and jail records, the 37-year-old was reportedly arraigned yesterday on first-degree rape and first-degree course of sexual conduct against a child.
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He is reportedly out on bail.
Jelani is said to have been released from police custody after posting his $100,000 bond. No one in the family has made any comments on the matter, and neither has Nicki or her team.
This is a sticky situation for Nicki.
Earlier this year, Nicki and her family attended Jelani’s wedding, where the female rapper posted tons of family photos from the event. She even sent out a very touching tribute to her brother, along with photos of the two on his wedding day.