DaBaby arrested for alleged firearm possession

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DaBaby was arrested on Rodeo Drive on Thursday.

According to a spokesperson from the Beverly Hills Police Department a security guard from the Gucci store on the luxury street called authorities after allegedly seeing a group of men walking along the street, one with a "handgun in his waistband", reports E! News.

"Police made contact with the group after they entered a vehicle and were preparing to leave the area," the spokesperson said. "An investigation followed and a 9MM handgun was found in the vehicle."

The 29-year-old hitmaker was then taken into custody for alleged possession of a firearm, but has not yet been charged.

The rapper seems to have been released though, sharing a clip of himself in the studio to his Instagram Stories late Thursday night and in the early hours of Friday morning. "Still on time for the meeting," he wrote.

DaBaby, whose real name is Jonathan Kirk, was also arrested in January 2020 for alleged battery.

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