Trick Daddy Hit With Assault Charges

Maurice "Trick Daddy" Young, is facing

assault charges after he allegedly flashed a gun and threatened to kill a man

during a dispute following a basketball game Feb. 3.

Witnesses said that Trick Daddy was playing basketball

with friends when he got into an unknown dispute with Pernell Paige, 27. Trick

Daddy left the court and returned with with a firearm and threatened Paige.

Trick Daddy surrendered early Wednesday (Feb.

26) and was charged with aggravated assault with a firearm, possession of a

firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted


Trick was released late Wednesday after posting

$22,500 bond, Miami-Dade County Jail officials said. He faces a maximum 35 years

in prison if convicted on all charges.