Popular American rapper, Sidney Royel Selby III known as Desiigner has been arrested by cops in New York City on felony drug and weapons charges, TMZ reports.
The rapper was arrested on Thursday night by the cops after a road rage accident. The Panda crooner and four other individuals were involved in the scenerio.
Desiigner and four others were riding in their SUV before clashig with a driver of another car. The other driver reportedly put a distress call claiming that Desiigner pointed a gun at him and reported the SUV’s license plate number.
Police arrived the scene after the call which led to the search of the vehicle. Large quantity of pills in the center console that included Oxycontin was found in the car.
They were all arrested and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of drugs with intent to sell.
In addition, Desiigner was charged with criminal possession of a loaded weapon and menacing.
The 19-year-old rapper signed to Kanye west label, G.O.O.D Music rose to prominence after the release of his debut single “Panda”, which reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100.