T.I has been arrested. The rapper, real name is Clifford Joseph Harris Jr, was arrested this afternoon at him home in Atlanta.
He was taken into custody while Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearm and U.S. Marshalls searched his home, reports MyFoxAtlanta.
BBC reports that the 27-year-old was arrested in a city car park on suspicion of collecting machine guns and silencers bought for him by his bodyguard.
T.I won two awards at the BET Hip-Hop Awards, but he missed the show as he was arrested two hoours before the ceremony. He was also due to perform, but didn't.