Atlanta rapper, T.I. was arrested for simple assault, public drunkenness as well as disorderly conduct. When the rapper arrived to his gated community around 4 a.m. he realized he didn’t have his key and when the security guard wouldn’t allow him access T.I. began to argue with him,Henry County police said.
At some point, the rapper called a friend who arrived and both began to argue with the guard.
T.I. was arrested on misdemeanor charges of simple assault, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness. His friend, Marquinarius Holmes was arrested on outstanding charges out of Clayton County and for not having proof of car insurance, the sheriff’s office told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
The Deputy Chief suspects it was the guard who called the Henry County Police Department to the scene when the argument began to escalate.
T.I. was released from the Henry County Jail about 8 a.m. Wednesday after posting $2,250 bond. He did not appear before a judge.
T.I. — birth name, Clifford Joseph Harris Jr, has yet to comment on the arrest.