Tyler, the Creator Arrested for Vandalism
Odd Future’s Christmas show didn’t end so merry and bright when frontman Tyler, the Creator was arrested on Thursday night for vandalism.
The 20-year-old rapper allegedly trashed some sound equipment while performing with his crew at The Roxy in West Hollywood, reports TMZ.
Staff at the venue called the police around 11:30 p.m. Tyler was handcuffed and taken into custody in front of his mother, who was visibly upset and reprimanded the cops.
In the fan-filmed footage posted online, Tyler is seen making his way to the soundboard before yelling at the audio engineer and tossing equipment in his direction.
His OFWGKTA affiliate Frank Ocean tweeted following the incident. “dem hoelice yo,” he wrote.
Tyler was previously arrested in May while promoting his solo album Goblin at a Los Angeles area high school.
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