Rapper and music producer Southside was arrested on a weapons cost in Aventura Sunday, authorities stated.
The 32-year-old, whose actual identify is Joshua Luellen, was arrested on prices of carrying a hid firearm and knowingly driving with a suspended license, based on an arrest report.
The report stated an officer pulled over Luellen after he was noticed driving a Mercedes SUV with a “closely tinted windshield.”
Luellen advised the officer he had a Georgia driver’s license however did not have it with him, and a data test confirmed Luellen’s Florida license had been suspended since Could 2019, the report stated.
The report stated Luellen had a handgun between his footwear and one other on the floorboard behind the passenger seat. Each have been totally loaded, the report stated.
Luellen stated he had a hid weapons allow card, however a data test confirmed it had been suspended for unknown causes, the report stated.
“I suggested Joshua that he was in violation of his CCW allow by having the firearms inside attain and never secured within the glove field or encased in a field contained in the car,” the officer wrote within the report.
Luellen was arrested and booked into jail earlier than being launched on $5,500 bond, data confirmed. Lawyer info wasn’t out there.
The Atlanta native has labored with a number of the greatest names in hip hop and rap, together with Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame, and has produced for artists together with Kanye West and Jay-Z.