A$AP Bari reportedly pleads guilty to Pennsylvania drug charge

The Vlone fashion designer will avoid jail time as a result of the plea deal.

April 10, 2019
A$AP Bari reportedly pleads guilty to Pennsylvania drug charge A$AP Bari at the celebration of Tupac's Powamekka Cafe and preview of Tupac by Vlone on April 6, 2017 in New York.   Bryan Bedder/Getty

A$AP Bari will reportedly pay a $4,000 fine after pleading guillty to a misdemeanour charge of possessing marijuana, TMZ reports. The charge relates to an arrest late last year in Pennsylvania, while the plea means he will avoid jail and probation.

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Bari, real name Jabari Shelton, was arrested on two felony counts of manufacturing, delivery, or possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, in addition to misdemeanor charges including possession of drug paraphernalia and a controlled substance.

In January Shelton was ordered to pay a $5,000 plus compensation after pleading guilty to sexual assault on a woman in a London hotel in June 2017.

A$AP Bari reportedly pleads guilty to Pennsylvania drug charge