A$AP Rocky Arrested For Robbery
The coppers hauled A$AP Rocky away after he and a friend laid hands on two photographers [allegedly] taking pictures of them involved a dispute with another person. According to TMZ the rapper is going to be booked for attempted robbery. We assume that charge stems from them trying to get the cameras the photographers we using. TMZ said it - we didn't. The jacked becomes the jacker..
Rapper A$AP Rocky was taken into NYPD custody tonight after he allegedly put the smackdown on 2 guys who took pics of him ... TMZ has learned.
According to law enforcement sources ... A$AP Rocky, real name Rakim Mayers, had gotten into a verbal dispute with someone in downtown Manhattan, when 2 civilians started snapping photos of the incident.
We're told A$AP and a friend quickly turned their attention to the amateur photogs ... and a full-fledged fight erupted. Our sources say the two victims suffered cuts and bruises with one requiring treatment at a hospital.
We're told responding officers arrested AR ... and he's expected to be booked for attempted robbery. It's unclear, at this point, what he's accused of trying to pilfer.