Young Jeezy Arrested After Altercation In Miami

Atlanta, Georgia

rapper Young Jeezy was arrested Saturday morning and charged with two counts

of carrying a concealed firearm without a permit, after the rapper was involved

in an altercation on South Beach in Miami, Florida.

Young Jeezy, born

Jay Jenkins, and an entourage of men allegedly associated with BMF, were involved

in a fight with a group of men around 5:30 am on Saturday (Mar. 11). When a

person filming the altercation refused to turn over the video camera, one of

the men in the crowd began firing.

Police said Jeezy

and a group of men, fled in two SUV's. When officers stopped both vehicles,

they found a semiautomatic weapon under the seat of the rapper's Infiniti Qx56,

as well as another gun near the arm rest.

Two other men with

Young Jeezy were also arrested in connection with the incident. One man was

charged with strong armed robbery, the other was arrested on a previous trespassing


The rapper's attorney

said he will fight the charges and denied ownership of any of the weapons that

were recovered from the SUV.