rapper A$AP Rocky charged over alleged shooting

rapper A$AP Rocky was charged Monday over an alleged shooting in Hollywood last year.

Rakim Mayers, faces two counts of assault with a semiautomatic firearmthe Los Angeles District Attorney's office said.

Mayers is alleged to have pointed the gun at a one-time friend during an argument in November.

In a later confrontation between the two, he is said to have drawn the weapon and fired it twice

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leaving the former friend with what police described as "a minor injury."

Mayers has been ordered to appear in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday.

Praise the Lord (Da Shine)" artist was arrested over the incident at Los Angeles International Airport

media outlets reported that he had been on the island with his then-pregnant girlfriend Rihanna.

2021, Mayers called Rihanna the "love of my life" and "the One."