Run the Jewels: Yung Joc Sued Over Diamond Debt

Run the Jewels: Yung Joc Sued Over Diamond Debt

Atlanta rapper faces $80,000 lawsuit for bracelet purchased six years ago.

Published August 18, 2015

Young Joc is being sued by a jeweler claiming the rapper failed to pay for a diamond bracelet purchased six years ago. 

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Aydin & Co filed the suit in Fulton County Superior Court Monday, stating that Joc agreed to spend $17,500 on a diamond bracelet and ring in August of 2009. The jeweler says Joc, whose birth name is Jasiel Robinson, never actually paid the bill “despite repeated demands.”

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His alleged debt has been outstanding for so long that the jeweler wants just under $80,000 to cover interest, attorney fees, and court costs, states the suit. 

Joc, a father of eight, currently stars on Love & Hip Hop Atlanta and is reportedly worth millions    

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Written by Latifah Muhammad

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