A US court on Thursday ordered the release of rapper 6ix9ine due to the situation created by coronavirus outbreak, BillBoard reported.
Over 5,000 people have been killed. Over 100,000 others infected by COVID-19 in the United States during the past few days.
According to the report, the singer whose real name is Daniel Hernandez. Will be on house arrest for the next four months under supervised release.
Apart from having a GPS monitor, he will have to live at an address agreed upon by his probation officer.
The singer will be allowed to leave his house if he requires medical attention to visit his lawyers.
6ix9ine was due to be released in July.
The publication reported that his request for home confinement was denied last week.