Torey Lanez arrested over the weekend for gun incident with Megan Thee Stallion
Details are emerging in the case of R&B singer/rapper Tory Lanez who was arrested on a gun charge in Hollywood Hills on Sunday (7/12),. According to TMZ, police responded to a “disturbance” around 4:30 AM, and when officers arrived, “witnesses reported people were arguing in an SUV before someone fired shots in the air … and the vehicle took off.”
Lanez and others including Megan Thee Stallion were at a a house party in the Hollywood hills when the incident occurred. Lanez, whose birth name is Daystar Peterson, was arrested around 4:30 a.m. and charged with carrying a concealed weapon in his vehicle. Stallion, whose real name is Megan Jovon Ruth Pete, sustained a glass wound to her foot at the party and was a passenger in Lanez’s vehicle when he was arrested a short distance from the party. According to TMZ, police listed Stallion as a “victim” in the incident, and she was treated at a hospital for wounds to her foot immediately following Lanez’s arrest.
Lanez was booked for having a concealed firearm in a vehicle. Pitchfork also reports that Lanez posted $35,000 bail and was released on Sunday according to online records, and that his next court date is Tuesday, October 13, 2020.
Tory Lanez was arrested, Megan Thee Stallion got hurt, and Kylie Jenner narrowly avoided it all! https://t.co/vspdfUctPR
— Perez Hilton (@PerezHilton) July 14, 2020