Cardi B has been arrested in connection with an alleged assault at a strip club.
The rapper was arrested on Monday and charged with two misdemeanors, assault and reckless endangerment, after turning herself into New York police, TMZ reports. According to the outlet, her mugshot was taken and she was fingerprinted. She’ll have to appear in court for the charges in the coming weeks.
The NYPD confirmed to ET on Monday morning that Cardi — whose real name is Belcalis Almanzar– was expected to turn herself in to the police as part of an investigation into an assault complaint that stemmed from an incident that occurred on Aug. 29th at around 3 a.m.
According to police, the 25-year-old rapper got into a fight at Angels Gentlemen’s Club, and allegedly threw a chair at an unattended target. An investigation will occur to determine the facts of what happened, the Deputy Commissioner, Public Information noted. There have been no charges filed against Cardi.
Cardi was shielded by umbrellas and surrounded by bodyguards as she turned herself in on Monday, wearing a sheer white blouse, a tan skirt and white heels.