Benzino obtained busted for failing to look in courtroom for a visitors violation, however earlier than cops slapped the cuffs on him … and he let it’s recognized he thinks the true purpose is due to his race.
In accordance with legislation enforcement … the previous ‘Love & Hip Hop’ star was parked in the course of the road exterior Atlanta on Saturday, blocking it, so a cop ran his plates. The automotive got here again with a warrant hit on Benzino as a result of he obtained ticketed for no insurance coverage again in April and by no means confirmed.
The officer claims he defined his purpose for checking Benzino’s tag and discovering the warrant, however the ex-reality star wasn’t having it … and repeatedly mentioned he was being harassed due to his race.
One other officer confirmed up and Benzino was cuffed. In accordance with the report, he started utilizing profanity and saved it going whereas he was taken to jail.
Benzino repeatedly mentioned on the journey to jail, “I’m feeling faint” and requested for water. The cop advised him he may get some on the jail, and referred to as an ambulance to verify him out upon his arrival.
The report says medical staff spoke to Benzino and he declined a visit to the hospital. He was then taken contained in the jail, however there was one other difficulty … he advised cops his cuffs had been too tight and his wrists damage.
Cops swapped out his cuffs and so they took pictures of his wrists. Benzino was then turned over to jail personnel. He was booked for failure to look and launched.
You might recall … Benzino pled guilty to felony drug fees earlier this yr in Georgia however obtained off with 2 years probation. He claimed he was targeted by racist cops within the preliminary January 2017 arrest and vowed to struggle in courtroom … however copped a plea deal as a substitute.