Chief Keef has announced that he is set to begin a jail sentence today. The rapper announced this via Instagram.
Keef’s reason for turning himself in and going to jail jail has not been announced.
Keef was arrested several times this year.
Chief Keef was released from a juvenile detention center in March. He was incarcerated due to a probation violation.
Keef was arrested two times in May. That month, Keef was arrested at Le Meridien Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia for disorderly conduct after smoking marijuana in his room. Approximately a week later, Keef was arrested in Chicagoland for driving more than 110 mph in a 55 mph zone. He also reportedly had too many passengers in the car while on a Illinois Junior License.
In September, Keef was ordered to be arrested due to a missed child support hearing.
In one Instragram post, Keef says that he has friends who are doing more time than him.
Keef’s Instagram posts announcing his being incarcerated can be viewed below.
UPDATE: Chief Keef is set to be in jail for 20 days due to his May arrest related to marijuana use, according to ABC Chicago. When the rapper was stopped on May 27 for driving 110 mph in a 55 mph zone, Keef failed a random drug test.
Keef has had to pay a $531 fine related to this arrest. Additionally, he was ordered to serve 18 months probation and 60 hours of community service, as per ABC Chicago.