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Elephant Man

Arrested on Rape Charges

2/1/2012 9:20 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Elephant Man
Hip hop star Elephant Man -- the guy behind the 2004 hit "Jook Gal" -- was arrested in Jamaica Monday on suspicion of raping a woman at his St. Andrew home last month.

According to local reports, police launched an investigation after the alleged victim filed a report.

One Jamaican media outlet says E.M. -- real name Oneil Bryan -- was questioned with his lawyer present ... and after the interrogation, officials decided they had enough information to charge the rapper with grievous sexual assault and rape.

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11:22 PM PST -- Elephant Man has been released from custody after posting bail, which was set at 400,000 Jamaican dollars ... roughly $4,637.95 in American currency

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61.

tellmeaboutit     

Another one??? Good job, tmz - leave no rock unturned to find whoever these people are.

996 days ago
62.

Gunner9    

First of all people his is a reggae artist.This reggae person is very main stream therefore very loud and colorful. Second what happen to all the groupies that follow rappers around city to city just waiting and beggin to give it up. Guess the girl took that bag of his face and tired to run like hell

996 days ago
63.

yo mama    

typical nelga

996 days ago
64.

yo mama    

Typical animal nelga

996 days ago
65.

Sean    

He is not an Hip Hop artist. He is a dance hall artist.
http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/videos/video.php?v=wshh5p42biHbqVclH0K6

996 days ago
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Ajalyn    

You'd have to be an_idiot to go to his house. It would be like stepping into Juraissic Park.

996 days ago
67.

Rita P    

Who the hell are these so called stars. TMZ get some real stories instead of trying to make these pigs famous.
You are really low on stories if you try to portray these losers as people who make a difference in the music or sports world. Show and tell some good stuff that will inspire people. You only dig up crap from the very bottom of the barrel.
There are many people out there doing great things.
Do we need to know about somebody shooting themselves in the head or doing some drugs so that you can make their lives worse or make their families feel worse or even embarrassed by their behavior.
TMZ clean up your act.... You are looking like ambulance chasers....just for some imagined or ugly story....

996 days ago
68.

jenna zaza    

you dont know eklephant man but im sure you dance on his music when you go in a club...your wack!

996 days ago
69.

dee    

You ppl arenuts elephant man sings reggae not hiphop.. he is a beast on the microphone who is worth billions. If he raped this girl he deserves to be locked up but not every woman who sleeps with a man worth billions is innocent. She pro ally has his money on her mind be4 she drank a beer and fell aseep with her head on his lap

996 days ago
70.

John Springer    

Elephant Man is a Dancehall Artist not a Hip Hop Artist

996 days ago
71.

Omar    

he's NOT a rapper, he's a reggae artist

996 days ago
72.

kiki    

hes a dancehall artist TMZZZZ !!!

996 days ago
73.

dvanilla    

I believe most of these sexual assaults stem from all the sexual enhancement over the counter pills. To much of these kind of incidents is in the news. No one sexual desires should be out of control in this manner.

996 days ago
74.

Reyna38    

holy crap....... he is sooooo ugly......... no woman on earth would want to have ex with him.. so he took it.. so kill him .. all rapist should die.........

996 days ago
75.

Mike     

He is not a rapper he is a Jamaican Dance Hall Artist.

949 days ago
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