According to TMZ, 2 Chainz was in a white van, traveling with six other passengers in the state of Maryland, when Maryland State Police pulled over the van around 10 p.m. last night. 2 Chainz was then taken into custody for possessing marijuana. Reportedly, he was the only passenger taken into custody.
After his release from custody, the rapper took to the Twitter airwaves, taking the opportunity to vent his frustration over the incident. Posted an instagram picture he felt relevant to the issue. He says that marijuana was not even an issue as he was actually taken into custody behind a weed grinder that didn’t belong to him, but belonged to his security guard.
“Locked me up and then Wanted pictures smh,” wrote 2 Chainz. “We go to jail for a grinder??? REALLY??? … I work hard and pray even harder , we gone always b good yall…. Not to mention my security said it was his and they said , he don’t smoke ,, how da fuk u know? Haha wut a Valentine’s Day!!!”
In related news, 2 Chainz recently made his acting debut, appearing on 2 Broke Girls. He also released in major label debut project “Based on a T.R.U. Story” last year. The LP has sold over half a million copies to date.