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Suge Knight arrested after Los Angeles traffic stop

Los Angeles police arrested the hip-hop mogul on an outstanding warrant.
Posted By KATE STANTON, UPI.com   |   Sept. 11, 2013 at 7:27 PM   |   Comments

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Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Marion “Suge” Knight, the former head of Death Row Records, was arrested early Wednesday after police officers pulled him over on a traffic violation. TMZ reported that officers spotted Knight straddling two lanes in a truck without license plates.

Though the 48-year-old passed a sobriety test, officers brought him in on an outstanding misdemeanor warrant related to his failure to show up to court in February.

Authorities released the rap mogul after he posted $20,000 bail.

Knight, who has a long history of legal troubles involving probation violations and drug use, had been expected in court for two incidents of driving with a suspended license.

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