Lil Baby was reportedly arrested by police in Paris.
According to TMZ, the Atlanta rapper was with James Harden and several other men when they were swarmed by cops on Thursday (July 8). Video footage shows them being searched on Avenue Montaigne. The Brooklyn Nets star can be heard saying he doesn’t understand what’s going on.
One report said the vehicle the men were traveling in was pulled over and officers could smell marijuana. An officer was pictured holding a vaping device.
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Baby appeared to be handcuffed while seated in the back of a police van. He was reportedly among three people arrested for a marijuana-related charge. Twenty grams of weed were allegedly discovered.
Sources connected to Harden say he did not break any laws and was allowed to go.
The Paris Police Dept. is currently investigating the incident. Lil Baby is in Paris for Fashion Week and was seen attending the Balenciaga show with Harden hours earlier.
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