According to NBC6, SpotemGottem was apprehended by US marshals on a variety of firearms offenses. Authorities apprehended the “Beat Box” rapper inside an Aventura, Florida hotel room on Thursday morning (July 15).
SpotemGottem, whose real name is Nehemiah Harden, is charged with aggravated assault with a firearm, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and accessory after the fact to a felony.
SpotemGottem appeared before a court for a hearing on Friday morning (July 16), and was allegedly given a $18,500 bail. According to the police report, he was found in his hotel bed with an AK-47 next to him when he was arrested.
SpotemGottem was previously arrested after reportedly flashing a semiautomatic pistol out the window of a car he was traveling in with pals as they broke through the barrier of a Florida parking garage.
While his situation is currently unknown, SpotemGottem is scheduled to play at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami next weekend (July 23). In May, the 19-year-old dropped his Most Wanted project. His viral song “Beat Box” reached No. 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.