The rapper was jailed in 2014 for possessing two firearms
Gucci Mane has been released from prison.
The rapper was imprisoned in 2014 for possession of two firearms. In February this year, it was announced time had been taken off his sentence, with a tentative release date of September 2016.
Now, according to XXL, Mane has been allowed to leave USP Terra Haute in Indiana. He is reported to be on house arrest followed by probation.
Mane pleaded guilty to the charges of firearm possession in order to receive a reduced sentence. He was given 39 months imprisonment as his punishment.
In 2014, it was ruled that the rapper had already served 12 months of that sentence, beginning at the time of his arrest in September 2013.
Since his sentence began, Mane has been writing music and releasing mixtapes, with an estimated 12 projects in 2014 alone, plus nurtured the careers of Young Thug, PeeWee Longway and Young Dolph.
Mane’s girlfriend Keyshia Kaoir posted a series of videos to her Snapchat to celebrate the rapper’s release, which XXL have reposted on Instagram. You can see some of them below.