BALDWIN, N.Y. – The brother of superstar rapper Nicki Minaj has been charged on Long Island for raping a child.
Newsday reports Jelani Maraj, 37, of Baldwin was arraigned Thursday on first-degree rape for assaulting a pre-teen. The victim was 12, a source told the Long Island-based newspaper.
Maraj recently married his longtime girlfriend Jacqueline Robinson at Coral House in Baldwin last August. Minaj was in attendance and posted several pictures on her Instagram of the momentous occasion.