Scoop: Young Jeezy faces charges for abusing son 

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  • Young Jeezy attends The First Party of the Year at Reign Nightclub on January 1, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Rapper Young Jeezy — aka Jay Wayne Jenkins — has been arrested in Atlanta and charged with battery, false imprisonment and making terroristic threats for allegedly assaulting his own son.

According to police documents obtained by TMZ, Jeezy threatened to “kill” his son and repeatedly punched him.

In the incident report, Jeezy’s son claims his dad said, “I will put a bullet in your head right now” and “If I could get away with it, I would kill you.”

The incident allegedly occurred in September 2012. Jeezy surrendered to the cops on Friday and was bonded out.

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