UPDATE : Jeezy Arrest, Suge Knight Shooting & G-Unit EP – Tha Wire [VIDEO]
According to AllHipHop , Young Jeezy was taken into custody while on the road with the “Under The Influence Tour”. During the tours Irvine, California stop police allegedly discovered an assault rifle on the rappers tour bus. The CTE boss was one of 6 arrested on gun related charges; the five other men were all part of his crew. A week prior to Jeezy’s arrest, promoter Eric Johnson was murdered backstage at the Silicon Valley stop of the tour. Johnson’s murder is currently under investigation and it’s unclear as to whether or not Jeezy or anyone in his entourage is a suspect or if the gun confiscate
Jeezy was allegedly working on doing an after party with the promoter prior to his murder. All that’s known at this time is, Eric Johnson was shot several times backstage during the “Under The Influence” concert and died a few hours later at a nearby hospital. For now, Mountain View, California Police have confirmed that Jeezy, nor anyone in his crew who was arrested, have been charged with Johnson’s murder.
A rep for Jeezy told AllHipHop in spite of all the recent drama, his new album Seen It All will be released as scheduled. Listen to Tha Wire below for more details.
Suge Knight says he ain’t no snitch and won’t talk to authorities about why or who shot him over the weekend at the MTV Video Music Awards pre-party hosted by Chris Brown. TMZ reports the investigation hit a snag, because the former Death Row Records CEO is refusing to cooperate, even if it means catching the person who shot him six times.
Reportedly, police have been turned away from Knight’s hospital room on more than one occasion. When they come, they’re told he’s been sedated or they can’t get anything outta him when their allowed in his room. BET.com reports when cops did get chance to talk to Suge he acted like he was confused and when they asked his who shot him he replied, “I was shot?”
Even more info is available below. Listen to Tha Wire for the scoop below.
Finally, 50 Cent and G-Unit are back together, well at least most of them. Though Young Buck is back the group is still missing one very important member, The Game of course. To fill the void G-Unit added new member Kidd Kidd and pulled a Beyoncé, dropping a six-track EP The Beauty of Independence on iTunes just before midnight without notice.
The Unit, reunited back in June and the EP is the group’s first project since 2008 when they disbanded after the release of Terminate on Sight. Listen to Tha Wire now to find out when Fif says fans can expect a full length album.