Rapper A $ AP Rocky was detained in California in connection with a shooting in Hollywood last year, authorities said.
A 33-year-old man with the real name Rakim Myers has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, a statement from the Los Angeles Police Department said on Wednesday.
He was detained at the international airport in Los Angeles, where he was arriving by private plane from Barbados, NBC News reports.
He was on vacation with his girlfriend Rihanna, who is currently pregnant.
Myers was wanted in connection with the shooting on November 6 last year, after the dispute escalated, authorities said.
Myers is accused of firing a gun at an acquaintance who suffered minor injuries and later sought medical help, police said.
The Mayers RCA Records publicist and lawyer did not respond immediately to requests for comment.
A $ AP Rocky is set to support the Red Hot Chili Peppers on June 22 in Manchester and he was part of the Wireless Festival in London in July.
He will also support the Red Hot Chili Peppers in Germany later this year.
A $ AP Rocky is arrested at the airport in Los Angeles in connection with the shooting in 2021 | Ents and art news
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