Soulja Boy was arrested today (January 22) in Los Angeles county. Reports claim that the arrest was for having a loaded gun in the vehicle with him. TMZ reports the intial reason for Soulja, real name DeAndre Cortez Way, being pulled over was for running a stop sign.
“The rapper was in a car that was pulled over for running a stop sign in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles, says the site’s report. Law enforcement officials who pulled the car over saw that Soulja Boy was carrying a weapon. Upon further review, the weapon was a loaded gun, according to a law enforcement source that detailed the account to TMZ. “
At this time, sources say Soulja Boy has been booked.
You might remember just a few weeks ago, Soulja was in the news for baby mama drama. Read up on that story HERE.