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Tory Lanez was arrested on Wednesday (April 12) by Miramar Police in Florida's Broward County for gun and drug charges.
Following a XXL report on the news, Miramar Police has confirmed the arrest. The Toronto rapper and singer, who recently released the hit album I Told You and mixtapes New Toronto 2 and Chixtape 4, was arrested during a traffic stop in Miramar, Florida. He was charged with carrying a concealed firearm, possession of cannabis, failing to register a motor vehicle, operating a vehicle without valid license and no proof of insurance.
The cannabis charge is a first degree misdemeanor and the firearm possession represents a third degree felony.
(1/2) Daystar Peterson (known as Tory Lanez) was arrested during a traffic stop in Miramar. He was charged with carrying a concealed— Miramar Police (@MiramarPD) April 13, 2017
(2/2) firearm, possession of cannabis, failing to register a motor vehicle, operating a vehicle w/o valid license and no proof of insurance.— Miramar Police (@MiramarPD) April 13, 2017
The "LUV" singer has since been bonded out of jail. His bond was set at $1,000.
Aside from the unfortunate update, Lanez has a brighter couple of weeks ahead. He is scheduled to appear on Future's Nobody Safe Tour, which starts next month and features A$AP Ferg, Migos and more. This weekend, he'll be performing at Coachella.
Stay tuned to REVOLT for more updates.