Rapper Killer Mike was taken away from Sunday evening’s Grammy Awards in handcuffs by police after sweeping up three of the music trade’s largest prizes for rap music, witnesses stated.
Los Angeles police supplied no assertion on the matter and two separate press officers on responsibility stated they’d no data.
Video posted on social media confirmed police escorting Killer Mike, his arms cuffed behind his again, by means of the concourse of Crypto.com Enviornment in Los Angeles.
The Hollywood Reporter, citing an enviornment safety official, reported that Killer Mike was detained for an unspecified misdemeanor cost unrelated to the Grammy Awards.
Earlier within the day, Killer Mike and collaborators received the Grammy for Finest Rap Track and Finest Rap Efficiency for “Scientists & Engineers,” and finest rap album for “Michael.”
Born Michael Render, Killer Mike can also be a recognized for social activism on points such racism and police brutality.
His agent and publicists didn’t instantly reply to requests for remark.