New Orleans rapper Mystikal is once again embroiled in a rape case. Police claim that Mystikal was one of three people involved in raping a woman last year at a Shreveport casino. One man and has already been arrested in connection with the incident while police are still seeking Mystikal and a female accomplice. Mystikal is facing one count of First Degree Rape, with a bond set at $2 million.
In 2003 Mystikal plead guilty sexual battery and extortion. During the course of the trial, a videotape of the sexual assault surfaced. Mystikal was ultimately sentenced to 6 years in prison, narrowly avoiding a mandatory life sentence. When he was released in 2010 he was given 5 years probation and had to register as a sex offender.