Freddie Gibbs is a free man after being found not guilty on charges that he raped a 17-year old fan following a concert 2015 concert in Austria.
The Daily Mail reports that Gibbs, born Fredrick Tipton, was acquitted in the Vienna regional court on Friday, May 30.
The accuser in the case claimed the 34-year old rapper took her and a 16-year old friend to his Vienna hotel on July 4, 2015. She said they both were drunk and possibly had their drinks spiked.
Following the alleged incident, the 17-year old reportedly started having flashbacks to the night in question and remembered having sex with Gibbs when she was too intoxicated to resist.
As we previously reported, Gibbs was originally picked up by French authorities on a European arrest warrant out of Austria on June 2, 2016. Gibbs was in France to perform at.the Rex in Toulouse at the time.
He was extradited to Austria in July to await trial.
Gibbs and his lawyers had maintained his innocence in the case. The court sided with with him.
Had he been convicted, Gibbs could have been sentenced to a maximum of 10-year prison.
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