Lil Scrappy has been released from jail following a weekend scuffle he got involved in with his sister's boyfriend.

According to the Associated Press, Scrappy and the unidentified man got into a confrontation after the couple engaged in an argument.

The American rapper was stabbed during the altercation and taken to jail. His injuries were not life-threatening, a police spokesman clarified.

Authorities, however, did charge Scrappy with felony marijuana possession and use of a weapon during a crime. He was also charged with a misdemeanor obstruction of police officers and battery.

The boyfriend was not charged in the incident.

Scrappy was released from a Georgia prison on a $1,500 bond. He was free since Sunday.---Wesley Hodsons.