Troy Ave appeared in court today, June ,22nd, 2016 to officially plead not guilty to charges of second degree attempted murder and three counts of second degree criminal possession of a weapon.

The Charges are related to the shooting that occurred May, 25th, 2016 that left three wounded, including Ave, who was shot in the leg. Ronald “Banga” McPhatter, the Major Without a Deal rapper’s bodyguard, was killed. There was speculation that Ave killed McPhatter, especially after police matched a gun found in the van that transported him to the hospital to the murder weapon.

A date for his bail has been set to July, 1st ,2016.