Soulja Boy Out on Bail, Claims Innocence in Pot Bust
Rapper Soulja Boy was bailed out of jail Wednesday after being arrested on drug and weapons charges.
After his released from custody, Soulja Boy made a quick statement to fans and press waiting outside. "I'm innocent, man. I love you all. I just want y'all to know I'm innocent," according to MTV News.
The 21-year-old hitmaker was arrested Tuesday after police pulled over the black Cadillac Escalade Soulja was riding in. After what police are calling a routine traffic stop, officers found marijuana, guns and $46,000 in cash in the SUV. All in his car were booked and charged with possession of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. Soulja later tweeted after his release, "Aye can I have a real n***a moment? My fans was DEEP AS F**K OUTSIDE THAT JAIL MAN IM SORRY!!! That's love!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!," The "Turn My Swag On" rapper also took time to promote his new documentary DVD, which hit stores Tuesday: "Goodnight. Much love go cop soulja boy the movie everywhere now thanks for your prayers."