January 24th, 2015
Rapper Flo-Rida hotel raded, drugs and gun found
Flo Rida’s tour of Australia took a turn for the worst last night (October 23), when the rapper’s personal assistant’s was arrested after a raid of the rapper’s hotel suite.
According to reports, police received a tip off that a strong odor of marijuana was emanating from the Flo Rida’s hotel suite.
Police in the city raided the suite and discovered 16 grams of marijuana, a rolled joint, three grinders, scales, Viagra, a bottle of liquid cannabis and a high powered taser.
Dakari Dalawn Phillips was charged with possessing dangerous drugs, unlawful possession of restricted drugs and possession of a weapon.
Because of his clean record, Phillips was fined $1800 for the offenses and released from a local jail.
The news of his assistant’s arrest comes just one day after Flo Rida canceled a scheduled performance in Melbourne, Australia.
The cancellation of the rapper’s performance at the Fat As Butter Festival sparked criticism from the promoters, who claimed that the rapper had a “hissy fit” over his hotel and transportation accommodations.