By Amanda Wicks

Hip-hop’s newest name is in trouble with the law. Desiigner was arrested Thursday evening (September 8) in New York City.

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An SUV carrying Desiigner and four other passengers was stopped after the driver of a second vehicle called 911, claiming Desiigner pointed a gun and threatened him.

The NYPD confirms to Radio.com that Desiigner was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of drugs with intent to sell. Desiigner was also charged with felony criminal possession of a loaded weapon and menacing, or pointing a weapon at another individual.

 

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