MIAMI — Charlotte rapper DaBaby was detained on Thursday in Miami, WJZY reports.
This is the second time DaBaby, 28, whose real name is Jonathan Lyndale Kirk, has been detained in just over a week.
The Miami Police Department sent WJZY the following statement Thursday evening:
“Good evening. I can confirm that Jonathan Lyndale Kirk has been detained and taken to headquarters for questioning reference an earlier incident involving a robbery. Because it is an open and ongoing investigation, I cannot confirm his involvement in the case, but I can confirm he is currently being questioned by robbery detectives. Thus far, he is being questioned and has NOT been arrested.”
The rapper was arrested in Charlotte on Dec. 23, 2019, for marijuana possession.
BREAKING: Charlotte rapper 'DaBaby' arrested in Miami. This is his second arrest in just over a week. He was arrested in Charlotte on December 23rd for marijuana possession. @FOX46News is working to find out what he was arrested for down in Florida today. https://t.co/ZYLtQ70iCH
— Derek Miloff (@Dmiloff) January 2, 2020