A$AP Rocky released from Swedish jail pending verdict in assault trial

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A$AP Rocky says he tried to avoid fight

A judge in Sweden ruled Friday that American rapper A$AP Rocky to be released pending a verdict in his trial. President Trump tweeted shortly after the ruling that the rapper "is on his way home from the United States."

This is a breaking story. It will be updated.

First published on August 2, 2019 / 2:04 PM

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