Rapper B.G. Arrested On Gun Charge In New Orleans


Vibe | November 7, 2009 - 12:54 pm

New Orleans rapper B.G., known mostly as a member of platinum hip-hop group the Hot Boys, was arrested on Tuesday evening (Nov. 3) on a felony gun charge.

According to The Times-Picayune, the 29-year-old rapper (real name: Christopher Dorsey) was pulled over by New Orleans police for a routine traffic stop, while riding in a late-model Chevrolet Tahoe, but when police discovered three guns, two of which were reported stolen, the rapper, along with two others, was arrested.

Loaded magazines and two extended magazine clips were also recovered.

B.G. was booked on an illegal carrying of weapons charge, same with one other individual, while the final person was hit with multiple drug charges two counts of illegal possession of stolen firearms, and a count of illegal carrying of a weapon.

He appeared in court on Thursday (Nov. 5). However, his incarceration and bond information were unknown at press time.

B.G.’s camp has yet to comment on the arrest.