NLE Choppa appears to have been caught up in a physical altercation while visiting Los Angeles and a bystander filmed it all.
Early Monday morning (May 3), video footage began circulating online of a fight, in which the From darkness to light the rapper and about five other men jump a man who is on a bicycle accompanied by another man. Men seem to have a verbal argument before things get out of hand and hands are thrown out.
In the clip, the woman who recorded the incident can be heard saying, “They’re fighting. He’s a famous rapper.” Moments later, the punches start flying and the viewer is heard repeatedly saying, “Oh crap.”
Among these punches, there is NLE Choppa, who received a blow to the chin himself.
“Oh no, it’s like, five to one,” the woman exclaims before vocalizing her refusal to intervene. “It sucks. Or six to one. It’s fucked up. I’m not going to stop this. I can’t stop this. I can’t stop this. It’s too many people, it’s not fair . “
The woman then shouts: “It’s not fair!” Follow up by asking that the men stop fighting.
The incident took place on a beach, but the precise location is unclear.
A little more than 30 seconds after the start of the recording, the fight stops and the man who accompanied the man who had been jumped is heard saying: “Chill muthafucka” and “you two screwed”. This same man didn’t jump into the fight, but seems to have helped break it down on his own.
NLE Choppa and his crew then walk away from the scene, seemingly indifferent.
And of course, people on social media weighed in on the incident. Some wondered why it wasn’t a one-on-one fight between Choppa and the other man.
One person tweeted, “Not gone to lie NLE Choppa was gone to lose this fight if her niggas weren’t around.”
Another typed, “@ Nlechoppa1 you a boi ah pussy that can’t fight one on one fight yeah never respected you anyway yo trash music!”
Hours before footage of the fight hit the internet, the Memphis rhymer revealed he is currently in Los Angeles.
The 18-year-old artist has been in trouble lately. Back in March, NLE Choppa was arrested in Davie, Fla. On multiple offenses including burglary, drug and gun charges.
Although he was being held at the Broward County Sheriff’s Office, about 20 minutes from where the incident leading to his arrest took place, he was subsequently given a $ 4,500 bond, which he received. acquitted in order to be released.
Court documents obtained by XXL said at the time that Choppa jumped over the barrier of a tow yard with another man to retrieve a watch from a vehicle that had been towed in another incident. NLE Choppa, the man accompanying him to the towing yard and a third person were all arrested after police were called to the scene.
The three men were in an SUV when law enforcement arrived at the towing yard and were reportedly sitting on guns which were later discovered by police. None of the three men was of legal age to carry a weapon.
In addition, officers also found a bag in the car, containing seven grams of marijuana and three and a half pills of Xanax. Choppa admitted the drugs belonged to him.
XXL contacted a representative of NLE Choppa for comment.
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