JONESBORO, Ga. -- Hip hop and rap artist Waka Flocka Flame joined forces with a metro Atlanta sheriff on Sunday for a special cause.

He met with Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill at the county courthouse to pass out 1,000 turkeys and several canned goods to the needy.

The items were donated and given out on a first-come first-service basis to several needy families. reports the rapper, associated with Gucci Mane, was born in New York before moving to Riverdale, Ga. He launched his rap career in Atlanta.

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