Soulja Boy was arrested in Los Angeles County today (January 22) for carrying a loaded gun, according to TMZ.
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 the time of its report, the publication noted that Soulja Boy was being booked.
In 2011, Soulja Boy was arrested after police officers found guns, drugs and cash in his car. Soulja Boy would later Tweet about his arrest.
thank you and i'm sorry. love you forever, seeing your letters and you standing outside that jail made me feel the love. my fans r the best.
— Soulja Boy (@souljaboy)
thank you and i'm sorry. love you forever, seeing your letters and you standing outside that jail made me feel the love. my fans r the best.— Soulja Boy Tell 'Em (@souljaboy) October 19, 2011
aye can I have a real nigga moment? my fans was DEEP AS FUCK OUTSIDE THAT JAIL MAN IM SORRY!!! thats love!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
— Soulja Boy (@souljaboy) October 19, 2011