Oh no! Rapper Waka Flocka was arrested at the Atlanta airport on Oct. 10 after he allegedly tried to bring a loaded gun with him on an airplane.
Waka Flocka Flame was arrested today after customs officials allegedly found a loaded handgun in his bag at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. What was he thinking!?
Waka Flocka Flame Arrested For Carrying Gun At Airport
A security scan caught the loaded weapon — for which Waka didn’t have a permit — as the 28-year-old rapper attempted to board a flight on Friday, Oct. 10, according to TMZ.
Waka, aka Juaquin Malphurs, was arrested, charged with Carrying a Weapon in a Prohibited Place, and taken to Clayton County jail, the site reports. He is still in custody as of this writing, according to a new report from SFGate.
HollywoodLife.com will provide an update on this developing story when we have more details about Waka’s situation.
Waka Flocka Flame Mourns Brother KayO Redd
Waka Flocka Flame has definitely had a tough year. The rapper is still mourning the loss of his brother KayO Redd after tragically he committed suicide in December 2013. Six months after his brother’s death, Waka took to Twitter to share his grief with fans. He tweeted in June 2014:
— Waka Flocka Flame (@WakaFlockabsm) June 10, 2014
So sad. So HollywoodLifers, were YOU shocked to hear about Waka Flocka’s arrest? Are you worried about him? Let us know.
— Tierney McAfee
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