Lil Scrappy Fails Urine Test, Heading to Rehab

Lil Scrappy

Lil Scrappy Fails Urine Test, Heading to Rehab

Marijuana found in rapper's system.

Published May 22, 2013

Lil Scrappy doesn't test well, at least when there are drugs involved. Scrappy just failed a court-ordered urine test and will enter rehab.

The Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star was in a Georgia courtroom today (May 22) where he was told that the test came up positive for weed. According to attorney Mawull Mel Davis, the 29-year-old is well aware of his addiction to Mary Jane and will enter a treatment facility prior to his next court hearing in June.

At this point, Scrappy is knee-deep in his legal turmoil, much of which involves his drug addiction.  

Aside from having his wages garnished to cover back child support, in March he allegedly switched out a urine sample which authorities discovered after the bodily fluid was cold to the touch. He refused to take another test, had a warrant issued for his arrest, and turned himself in, only to be released a day later.   

Making matters more dramatic, Scrappy's on-again off-again engagement to cast member Erica Dixon — mother to his young daughter — has run cold. The former couple's disputes often play out on the VH1 reality show, which continues to be a steady ratings hit for the cable network.

Despite his troubles, Scrappy is keeping the faith, tweeting, "Thank u God for ur love an [sic] grace," this morning.

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Written by Latifah Muhammad


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