Lil Baby Arrested For Reckless Driving in Atlanta

The rapper was additionally charged with failure to sign and eluding police.

Rapper Lil Baby (born Dominique Jones) was arrested by Georgia State Patrol officers on Thursday night (Feb. 7) on fees of failure to make use of a flip sign, reckless driving and eluding police.

According to an incident report supplied to Billboard by the GSP, a trooper stopped at a crimson gentle at round 6:05 p.m. on Thursday noticed Jones' orange Corvette failing to sign whereas altering lanes, after which growing in velocity and "passing autos in a reckless method in a excessive pedestrian space."

After the Corvette handed the officer, he flipped on his lights and started pursuit, at which level the report says the motive force "started weaving between automobiles at a excessive charge of velocity." As the trooper caught up, the Corvette received caught in heavy visitors, at the same time as the motive force reportedly tried to speed up and alter lanes unsuccesfully.

The trooper then "exited his patrol automotive and started giving verbal instructions to the motive force, to which the motive force complied, received out of the automobile and laid on the bottom." At that time, Jones was taken into custody with out incident, at the same time as a crowd started to collect across the incident website.

A spokesperson for Jones -- who made a splash at Super Bowl LIII earlier this week when he arrived at the game in a helicopter -- didn't reply to remark at press time. The GSP assertion siad that Jones, 24, was transported to Atlanta Pretrial and turned over to the detention workers with out incident.

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Jones posted bond and was launched from custody on Thursday evening.

A video of the incident seems to point out an officer cuffing the rapper as he lays on his abdomen on outdoors the orange automobile.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The rapper responded to the arrest on Instagram a short while later, writing, "Fuck The Police Who Be On That Bullshit, Shoutout To The Ones Who Get You Thru The Process ASAP."


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