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Domestic violence charges against Roddy Ricch dropped

The Los Angeles County DA’s office declared there wasn’t enough evidence in their case against Roddy Ricch.

January 15, 2020
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All charges of domestic violence brought against Roddy Ricch have been dropped, XXL reports. He was arrested on felony domestic violence charges last summer over an altercation with his girlfriend; Pitchfork has now confirmed with the L.A. County District Attorney’s office that there was insufficient evidence, causing the case to be declined.

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Roddy Ricch gained a significant boost in profile this week after his song “The Box” hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, blocking Justin Bieber’s new single “Yummy” from reaching the top spot in its debut week. His debut album, Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial, was released in December 2019.

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Domestic violence charges against Roddy Ricch dropped