Tekashi 6ix9ine Arrested on a Warrant For allegedly Choking Teenager
Don't mess with Texas.
New York, NY – Tekashi 6ix9ine was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York on Wednesday (July 11). NYPD Public Information officer, confirmed the arrest in a statement to HipHopDX after a report from TMZ.
The controversial rapper was arrested on a pending warrant of arrest in Texas, stemming from an altercation in the Houston Galleria Mall. 6ix9ine of the team reportedly told TMZ that they were aware of the order and the intention of the address soon.
6ix9ine is accused of strangling his 16 years of age in the month of January. Video of the incident surfaced online shortly after, showing the rainbow of hair color artist facing the teen.
In a January 6 post on Twitter, the teenager said 6ix9ine strangled him. He also shared pictures showing redness around his neck.
Houston police issued a warrant for 6ix9ine in May.