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Rapper A$AP Rocky was arrested in New York City last night after allegedly beating up two photographers who took pictures of him.

New York City police officers are saying A$AP Rocky, real name Rakim Mayers, got into a verbal sparring match with someone in downtown Manhattan. While Rocky was in the midst of the argument, he noticed two people snapping photos of the incident. Reports say A$AP and his friend turned their aggression toward the people taking pictures of the heated argument and a full-fledged brawl popped off. The two victims suffered cuts and bruises. One had to be taken to the hospital to treat their injuries.

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A$AP Rocky was arrested and booked on charges of attempted robbery. Though it’s unclear exactly what A$AP was trying to steal. We think he might have been trying to steal whatever gadget the two photographers were snapping photos with.



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