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“Lil Wayne” Facing Gun Charge In Miami!

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 11: Lil Wayne performs onstage during Shaq’s Fun House presented by FTX at Shrine Auditorium and Expo Hall on February 11, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Rapper Lil Wayne is facing a gun charge in Miami.

According to the Miami Herald, the charge of possession of a firearm and ammunition as a convicted felon stems from a trip to Miami last December when federal agents searched a private jet at the Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport The rapper, whose real name is Dayne Michael Carter Jr., was a passenger on the plane.

Investigators found a gun and cocaine on the plane, according to a report in the Miami Herald.

The rapper faces up to 10 years in prison on the gun charge.

Two weeks ago, Lil Wayne made headlines when he met with President Trump to discuss his administration’s plan for Black Americans.