Brooklyn rapper, Desiigner was reportedly arrested in New York City on Thursday night after an alleged “road rage incident,” TMZ reports.
Police told TMZ that Desiigner and four other unnamed individuals were arrested and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of drugs with intent to sell. Desiigner, who was accused of pointing a gun at a driver in traffic after an argument broke out with the driver in a separate vehicle, was also charged with felony criminal possession of a loaded weapon.
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According to TMZ, while Desiigner threatened the driver, he called 911 and accused Desiigner of pointing a gun at him. The SUV left the scene but was later tracked down by police after the alleged victim gave the police the vehicle’s license plate information. TMZ reports, that once the police searched car that a “large quantity” of pills was discovered. Sources tell TMZ that Oxycontin was among the drugs recovery from the vehicle,(which is a huge charge) lead to the drug charges. And to cap things off, the “Panda” rapper was also hit with a “menacing” charge for allegedly pulling the weapon on the other driver. We’ll keep you guys posted if anything else surfaces.