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Police: Nicki Minaj’s brother accused of raping child

News 12 Long Island has learned that the brother of singer Nicki Minaj is accused of raping a child in Nassau. Jelani Maraj, of Baldwin, was arraigned on first-degree rape charges yesterday, according

News 12 Staff

Dec 4, 2015, 8:20 PM

Updated 3,117 days ago

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News 12 Long Island has learned that the brother of singer Nicki Minaj is accused of raping a child in Nassau.
Jelani Maraj, of Baldwin, was arraigned on first-degree rape charges yesterday, according to officials
The 37-year-old is accused of raping a 12-year-old somewhere in Nassau County.
It's not clear how the two may know each other.
Minaj's brother was released on $100,000 bail.
Maraj was married at the Coral House in Baldwin in August. 


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