"Get it back in blood " Rapper Pooh Shiesty arrested in Miami over King of Diamonds strip club shooting
Rapper Pooh Shiesty surrendered Tuesday to face a criminal charge from a shooting that allegedly happened over the Memorial Day weekend at a strip club in Northwest Miami-Dade.
The rapper, whose real name is Lontrell Williams, 21, was booked into a Miami-Dade jail on an aggravated battery charge, jail records show.
According to an arrest warrant obtained by the Miami Herald, Williams shot a security guard in the leg. The incident happened on May 30 at the King of Diamonds strip club in Northwest Miami-Dade during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Video surfaced on Instagram of him walking out of a show at the club with a weapon.
The latest charge adds to the legal woes in Miami for Williams, who is from Memphis, Tennessee, and has a hit song called “Back in Blood.” Williams is part of rapper Gucci Mane’s 1017 Records label.
In December, Williams was arrested in connection with a shooting in Bay Harbor Islands. In that case, he’s charged with armed robbery, aggravated battery with a weapon, aggravated assault with a firearm and petty theft. He’s pleaded not guilty, and had been out on bond since his March.
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