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‘Suge’ Knight, Former Head of Death Row Records Arrested, Released

It’s a far cry from being arrested on assault and weapons charges as Knight was in 1992, nor is it as dramatic as being investigated in the drive-by shooting of Notorious B.I.G. as Knight was in 1997, but even so, it reminds us here at Crime Library of his other scuffles both with parking valets and the criminal justice system.

Rapper’s Lyrics about Murder get him Arrested

Rapper Antwain Steward — known commercially as Twain Gotti — was arrested and charged earlier this month with a pair of 2007 murders in Newport News, VA. The case had grown cold but when investigators discovered lyrics in a Twain Gotti rap song called “Ride Out” referring to a murder, the case grew legs.  According to [...]

Rapper Flavor Flav Arrested for Assault With a Deadly Weapon

A domestic dispute in which long-time fiancée Elizabeth Trujillo accused William J. Drayton, aka Flavor Flav, of infidelity became violent early Wednesday morning at the couple’s home. No one was seriously injured.

Rapper Juvenile, 37, Arrested for Disorderly Conduct

Rapper Juvenile, known for his gleaming grill and the 1999 hit single “Back That Azz Up” was arrested early this morning at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach. According to Miami Beach Police spokesperson Detective Vivian Hernandez, Juvenile (born Terius Gray) was charged with disorderly conduct after a large fight broke out outside the LIV nightclub, which is part of Fontainebleau.

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