American rapper Young Thug was jailed in Georgia on Monday on charges of criminal gang activity.

According to the court, Young Thug is one of them 28 persons, who have participated in criminal street gang activity in violation of RICO Act.

Rapper Young Thug's real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams.

According to the indictment, Young Thug is accused of being one of the three founders of the YSL organization.

YSL organization has been claiming affiliation with the National Blood Gang since its inception.

"Brian Steel" ( Young Thug's lawyer ) told the court that his client is innocent and he will justify it.

Brian Steel said that Jeffery Lamar Williams had not violated any section or law. We will fight this case with morality and enthusiasm and win the case.