Houston, Texas rapper Lil Flip has been released from a jail in Louisiana, after he was arrested with an assault rifle and a small amount of marijuana.
Lil Flip was arrested on December 26, after police stopped his 2010 Dodge Challenger for driving 86 mph in a 75 mile-per-hour zone.
When police searched the vehicle, they found a Bushmaster AR-15 assault rifle, and a small amount of marijuana.
Lil Flip was charged with a variety of offenses, including possession of a firearm in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance.
The rapper was released from the DeSoto Detention Center in Mansfield, Louisiana yesterday, on $35,000 bond.
He took to Twitter and blasted the arresting officer.
“#FRESHOUT???? GOOGLE OFFICER#9845 DENNIS, BUCKINGHAM IN MANSFIELD ,LOUISIANA I HAVE A GUN LICENSE..????” Lil Flip tweeted. “AND BLACK N MILD GUTS AIN’T GANJA???? ME SAVAGE BEEN OUT SINCE YESTER DAY…IF MY GUN WAS A PROBLEM WHY IS IT STILL IN MY TRUNK.. IT’S ALL GOOD.”
According to Lil Flip, he is working with community activist Quanell X to address the matter.