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The Game charged with felony in LA

The rapper could face five years in jail

The Game was charged in Los Angeles today (June 4) with making a criminal threat and possessing a firearm in a school.

The felony charges are a result of a fight the rapper was involved in during a basketball game on February 24 in South Los Angeles.

The Game, whose real name is Jayceon Terrell Taylor, allegedly pulled a gun from his Cadillac Escalade after punching a player on the opposing team and threatening to shoot him, reports the Associated Press.

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The rapper was arrested on May 11 at his home in Glendale, California and was released on $50,000 bail.

He is due to be arraigned tomorrow (June 5) in Los Angeles. If convicted, he could face up to five years in jail.

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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