Crime


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Kidd Kidd was set to perform on Tuesday night (June 30) at the XXL 2015 Freshman Class concert at the Best Buy Theater in New York City, but the cops caught up to him before he could hit the stage. Authorities allege the New Orleans rapper assaulted and strangled a woman in a domestic dispute back in February.

There hasn’t been any further details released on his arrest, but 50 did fill for the youngest member of G-Unit at the show. He also took his time onstage to take some shots at Sha Money XL for not bailing out Bobby Shmurda.

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Rick Ross has reportedly been arrested in Fayette County, Georgia on a number of kidnapping, aggravated assault and aggravated battery charges. The arrest was carried out by the Metro Atlanta Fugitive Task Force who claim Ross pistol whipped a worker who was doing repairs on a home he owns in Fayette County.

Ross’ bodyguard was also arrested on related charges from the incident. Both men are said to be in police custody as they await an initial appearance and a bond hearing.

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The New York Daily News has confirmed that five individuals were arrested on various gun charges over the weekend during a video shoot in Brooklyn. According to reports, rappers French Montana, Juelz Santana, Noreaga and more were at the shoot during different times on Saturday (May 30).

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A man has been arrested in connection with the shooting of Wayne’s tour buses back in April. Multiple shots were fired at two of Weezy’s vehicles as it left Club Compound in Atlanta shortly after 3:00 AM on April 26, 2015. Fortunately, no one was injured in the shooting, and actually, it still has not been confirmed or denied if Wayne was even aboard either bus at the time of the shooting.

This week cops in Atlanta arrested Jimmy Carlton Winfrey and charged him with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, possession of a firearm by a felon, and criminal gang activity. He is reportedly an associated of Young Thug and worked as his road manager in the past.

Update: According to TMZ, Winfrey has turned himself in to police. He wasn’t actually arrested beore as first reported by TMZ.

Jimmy Carlton Winfrey surrendered early Tuesday morning in Cobb County, Georgia. He faces charges of aggravated assault, terroristic threats, possession of a firearm by a felon, and criminal gang activity.

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Chris Brown may be trying to be on his best behavior to avoid any drama that could land him in jail, but this weekend was all bad for the singer After model Tyson Beckford posted a selfie with Chris’ ex-girlfriend, Karrueche — Breezy and his homies jumped on social media to fire threats at Mr. Beckford. This, as you guessed, caused every celeb site to fill the blogosphere with related “stories” about their “beef.”

After finally coming to his senses, Chris ultimately apologized on Twitter today.

UPDATE: Breezy took to IG to write a letter to fans.

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There has been a breaking news update in the Freddie Death case. Six officers have been indicted in the Baltimore man’s death, according to State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby. All of the officers will have to face a judge on July 2, she said.

Gray suffered lethal spinal injury after cops handcuffed, shackled and placed him head-first into a police van and his cries for medical help were ignored.

“As is often the case, during an ongoing investigation, charges can and should be revised based upon the evidence,” Mosby said.

Freddie Gray death: Grand jury indicts police officers

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paypal

This is terrifying for someone like myself who uses Paypal regularly. According to reports, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed a complaint against PayPal for a number of illegal practices brought to its attention. Without much of a fight, they agreed to pay $15 million back to customers and $10 million in fines to the CFPB. Stay woke, yall.

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The deadly shootout between rival motorcycle gangs that killed nine and wounded 18 in Waco, Texas may have been started by a simple parking dispute. As of Monday (Apr 18), over 170 biker thugs from the Bandidos and the Cossack gangs were arrested in connection with the vicious incident.

On Sunday (Apr 18), the gang members began firing at each other in the parking lot and in the restroom of the Twin Peaks restaurant along Interstate 35 in Waco. According to reports, 200 bikers met to fight, and when it was all said and done, police seized over a 100 guns from the scene.

“It’s like the Wild West,” said McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara. “These guys become very violent to each other very quickly over nothing.”

All 9 people killed in the brawl were members of either the Cossacks or the Bandidos. Now, news outlets are reporting that there may be more biker gang members heading to Waco for retaliation.

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suge knight floyd mayweather

Win or lose on Saturday, Floyd Mayweather is set to pocket just shy of $180 million in the blockbuster fight against his fierce rival Manny Pacquiao. Despite having already promised to give each of his four kids $50 million in pocket money, it looks like Floyd is set to splash some of that cash on a close friend… Suge Knight.

UPDATE: TMZ says this completely false: “We’re told Floyd and Suge were close in the past — but they haven’t been in contact in several years.

Read more: http://www.tmz.com/2015/04/30/floyd-mayweather-not-paying-suge-knights-bail-says-money-team/#ixzz3YtujD4Rj

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The city of Baltimore is still under siege as violent riots and protest took over the city on Monday night (Apr 27) after the funeral of citizen, Freddie Gray — who died in police custody a week after being arrested. According to various reports, the chaos started with school children who began spreading the word about joining in on a “purge” as a response to Mr. Gray’s death.

“The violence appears to have begun inside the Mondawmin Mall. Erica Ellis, 23, who works in a Game Stop store there, said the mall was shut down at 2 p.m., not long after Mr. Gray’s funeral cortege left for his burial.” (NY Times)

Around midnight, the riots and looting still raged on. The Boston Globe was giving live updates by the minute.

Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts says at least 15 officers have been injured, six seriously whom he visited at the city’s major trauma hospital. ‘‘I told them how proud I was of them and how courageous they were,’’ Batt says.He added that there have been a number of car fires and other fires in the streets and that law enforcement officers are still working to gain control over the situation.

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