Tory Lanez Arrested On Gun Charge, Injured Meghan Thee Stallion Was In Car
Rapper Tory Lanez has been arrested after police found a concealed gun in his car.
It is gathered that a call was placed to the place about a disturbance outside a Hollywood Hills residence at around 4:30 AM Sunday.
The disturbance was a house party altercation that turned violent. The incident began at the house party and proceeded to an argument in an SUV.
Witness reports have it that people were arguing in an SUV before someone fired shots in the air and the vehicle took off.
The reported gunshots were allegedly fired several miles away in the Hollywood Hills neighborhood.
The LAPD arrive at the scene and got a description of the SUV. It was located with Lanez and fellow rapper Meghan Thee Stallion inside.
The police reported finding a gun inside the vehicle.
Stallion was also reported to have received injuries from a glass wound to her foot.
27-year-old Lanez was arrested and taken to jail and booked for carrying a concealed weapon in a vehicle.
According to the celebrity gossip site, TMZ, four shell casings were recovered from the scene outside the home.
TMZ also reports that Megan was listed as a “victim” in the incident. She was taken to a hospital immediately and treated for the wounds to her foot after her fellow hip-hop star was arrested.
Hours before the arrest, Megan Thee Stallion and Lanez were pictured on Kylie Jenner’s Instagram Live page, hanging out at a pool party held in Kylie’s Holmby Hills pad.
Born Daystar Peterson, Lanez is best known for his singles “Say It” and “Luv.” His debut album, “I Told You” was released in 2016.
Lanez has been hosting a viral series, “Quarantine Radio,” on his Instagram page. The series draws up to 350,000 viewers at a time and features Lanez on a couch, smoking while hosting dance competitions and having conversations with stars like Justin Timberlake, Drake and Tiffany Haddish.