Rapper at Little Rock Nightclub Arrested Following Shooting
Memphis rapper Ricky Hampton, who performs under the name Finese2Tymes, was arrested early Sunday morning following the Little Rock nightclub shooting where 25 people were shot.
Finese2Tymes was the headlining artist at the Power Ultra Lounge on the night of the shooting. The Little Rock police tweeted Sunday, “Ricky Hampton ‘Finese 2 Tymes’ was arrested for his outstanding warrants out of Forest City. No arrests have been made in the mass shooting.”
However, Chief Deputy U.S. Marshal Cliff LaBarge added that Hampton is also wanted in connection with the Little Rock shooting, WBRC reports.
The rapper and another associate were arrested on aggravated assault charges in Birmingham, Alabama following Finese2Tymes’ concert in that city’s Side Effects nightclub Saturday.
Authorities determined – thanks to social media – that the rapper was going to be in Birmingham…