Young Thug Arrested On Gun Charge Minutes After “Slime Language
Young Thug was arrested hours after turning 27 years old.
TMZ has learned that Young Thug was busted moments after leaving his Slime Language release party. A patrol unit cruising the area “happened upon” Thugger and members of his entourage as they were leaving the club. The commanding officer then took it upon himself to conduct a vehicle search, where he found a cache of weapons concealed in the trunk.
Young Thug and his inner circle were celebrating the midnight release of his new album Slime Language at Dave & Buster’s Hollywood last night. The party was intentionally designed as a double whammy, for Young Thug was jointly celebrating his 27th birthday (August 16), clearly no malice was intended on such a joyous occasion. Video of the incident was captured vis-à-vis Twitter by a French expat holding out his phone
As of this writing, Young Thug is being held on a $35,000 bond. The official booking is believed to be a felony for carrying a concealed weapon in a vehicle, the difference being a misdemeanor only carries a fine or at worst, a one-year jail sentence. A felony charge are more open to judiciary interpretation. Slime Languagedebuted overnight and is expected to keep pace with the wondrous albums on the docket. Stay tuned.