Hip-hop stars Lil Wayne and Ja Rule have been arrested in New York on charges of carrying illegal firearms.
According to police reports the two were arrested separately after leaving a concert in Manhattan. Ja Rule, whose real name is Jeff Atkins, was pulled over by cops for speeding. During the process a weapon was discovered in the car.
It was a same case scenario for Lil Wayne whose real name is Dwayne Carter. When his vehicle was searched a Pistol was found in his possession and he was also charged for smoking marijuana.
Up until press time OutAroad.com tried to get comments from both rappers management team but no was available for commenting on the matter.
Ja who had “Ruled” the hip-hop scene once had amazing chart success with hits like Always On Time, ft Ashanti. He also did collaboration with Jay Z and achieved multi-platinum sales for several of his albums.
New Orleans king Lil Wayne and president of Cash Money Records earned himself success with albums like Tha Block Is Hot, Tha Carter and Tha Carter II.