Trinidad Jame$ was arrested for the possession of marijuana after alledgedly smoking in a Batesville, Mississippi hotel room, according to TMZ.
Authorities said that Jame$ was arrested in a Batesville, Mississippi Holiday Inn for smoking marijuana in his room. The Panola County Police Department responded to a hotel staff complaint that marijuana odor was coming from the room and arrested Jame$.
In November, Jame$ made headline when he commented on the state of New York Hip Hop.
“I remember when New York ran this shit, dog,” said Trinidad. “When Dipset was fuckin turned the fuck up. Oh my God. I gotta wear my bandana on tilt like Juelz. What the fuck happened, dog? What happened? I remember when New York rap was the shit. And us in the South, us bammas, we was like ‘what the fuck’ and we just did our own thing. But now we run y’all musically. That’s crazy. That’s crazy. That’s crazy, my nigga. That’s crazy. I’m not trying to start nothing, but if you want to do something we can do something cause I don’t give a fuck. I looked up to New York music. And now every nigga that’s really poppin’ out of New York, you might as well tell they from Atlanta. ‘He from Atlanta. He from Atlanta. He from Atlanta.’ I’m just putting it out there. Y’all got more bloggers—y’all got niggas interviewing more popular than niggas that’s rapping.”
Footage of Jame$’ arrest can be viewed below.