Dancehall entertainer Dexta Daps has been released after more than three weeks in police custody.
Attorney Peter Champagnie says Dexta Daps, whose real name is Louis Grandison, was freed by the police this afternoon.
This came a day before Champagnie was set to appear before the emergency review tribunal for the St Andrew South Police Division State of Emergency to seek the entertainer’s release.
Dexta Daps was taken into custody on April 8 after being arrested under the state of emergency that is in effect in the police division
At the time, the police had reported that he was arrested in connection with alleged gang-related activities.