Three 6 Mafia rapper DJ Paul was arrested in NYC last night for possession of a weapon … after cops say the Academy Award winner was illegally packin’ a taser.
According to reports, Paul was carrying an open beer out of a restaurant when he passed a couple of officers.
When officers confronted Paul about the open container, he reportedly told the cops he had a taser on his person … which are illegal to carry in NYC.
Cops confiscated the weapon and placed Paul under arrested for open container and misdemeanor possession of a weapon. He was transported to a nearby station where he was booked and placed behind bars.
Paul is slated to face a judge this morning.
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