According to a report by TMZ On Thursday July 8, Baby and Harden, a close friend of the rapper, were arrested by police while in Paris because they were apparently in possession of marijuana. While details are scarce at the moment, multiple angles of video footage have surfaced online, which shows a number of Parisian police surrounding and searching Harden as little baby appears to be in custody.
In one of the clips, the Brooklyn Nets player can be heard telling law enforcement officials that he doesn’t understand what’s going on. In a second video, the My turn the rapper can be seen sitting in what looks like a police car.
Baby was reportedly among two other people arrested on a marijuana-related offense. In addition, the car the rhymer and two other people were in was on the way when they were arrested and officers reportedly smelled drugs in the vehicle. Twenty grams of marijuana were reportedly found in the car.
In the meantime, a separate report via ESPN this afternoon claims that James Harden was not arrested or taken into custody. The basketball star was detained so little baby would have been arrested and taken to a Parisian police station.
Kanye west was seen with the two in Paris, but it is not known if ‘Ye was involved in this incident.
Baby and James Harden seen together in Paris this week is no surprise because the rapper and the baller are quite close. Last December, for Lil Baby’s Birthday, Harden gave the Atlanta native a Prada bag filled with $ 100,000, a Richard Mille watch, priced at around $ 250,000, and a large quantity of Honey Bun snacks.
XXL contacted the Paris Police Prefecture and a Lil Baby representative for comment.
Take a look at the video clips from the scene below.
These rappers have been in serious trouble with the police.