Dutchavelli “wanted by the police” for attending Black Lives Matter protest

Stefflon Don, who is the rapper's sister, said the police wanted to recall him to prison

15.06.20

Words by: Felicity Martin

Stefflon Don has spoken out about the police’s treatment of her brother, who is the rapper Dutchavelli, after he posted about attending the Black Lives Matter protest on Saturday.

Posting on Twitter, Stefflon Don said Dutchavelli was wanted by the police and that they want to recall him to prison.

“He did not even end up go[ing] to the protest,” she wrote, also mentioning that the police came to her sister’s house, “ransacked it and searched everywhere.”

The news comes after Digga D said he had been threatened with prison recall for posting about the protest, saying he was forbidden from speaking out about the movement as it is “promoting violence”.

Read her statement in full below.

UPDATE (18/6/20): Stefflon Don has confirmed that Dutchavelli is “no longer wanted by the police”, posting a screenshot of the rescinded recall notice on Twitter.