American rapper Tyga was arrested and later launched on a $50,000 (£36,700) bail in a felony domestic violence investigation on Tuesday.
E! News reported that Tyga turned himself in to the Los Angeles Police Department, after his ex-girlfriend Camaryn Swanson alleged she had been “emotionally, mentally and physically abused” by the “Juicy” singer.
Swanson additionally posted footage of the accidents, together with a bruised eye, on social media.
Local authorities stated the 31-year-old rap artist, whose actual title is Michael Stevenson, was charged after an incident on Monday. Citing a supply near Tyga, TMZ reported that the incident occurred at round three within the morning when Swanson confirmed up on the rapper’s home “uninvited.”
However, in an Instagram story, Swanson refuted this declare and posted a screenshot of a dialog together with her former boyfriend. According to Swanson’s social media submit, the rapper despatched a automobile for her on Monday morning.
She wrote: “I didn’t show up ‘screaming’ or uninvited. when I tried to leave he physically assaulted [me] and refused to let me leave for hours.”
“I’m so embarrassed and ashamed it had to get to this but I have to stand up for myself,” Swanson continued, together with footage of accidents allegedly inflicted by Tyga.
TMZ reported that Swanson known as the police after her mom drove her dwelling from Tyga’s home. The responding officers apparently famous the “visible marks” on Swanson’s physique.
The pair reportedly began courting early this yr nevertheless it’s not clear once they broke up. According to a Page Six, the influencer was noticed sporting an engagement ring on two separate events in July.
The rapper was beforehand in relationships with actuality TV stars Kylie Jenner and Blac Chyna.
The Independent has reached out to Tyga’s representatives for remark.