Rapper Webbie arrested on battery and robbery charges
POSTED: Thursday, September 13, 2012 - 3:44pm
UPDATED: Friday, September 14, 2012 - 7:39am
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — The rapper known as Webbie is under arrest for Simple Battery and Robbery after kicking a women down two flights stairs and stealing her purse early Wednesday morning.
According to police documents, Webbie, a Baton Rouge native whose real name is Webster Gradney Jr., allegedly went into the Chase Suites on Corporate Boulevard. He than pushed a women down the stairs, and stole $340 from her when he took her purse. According to police he had been forbidden earlier to enter the premise.
He was arrested around 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning.