Update: Ari Lennox – Dutch Police Says She Was Arrested For Being Drunk In Public, Singer Accuses Security Of Being Racist
Update #1:According to the Dutch military police Ari LennoxHer behavior towards an airline employee and her drinking in public were the reasons she was detained. Although she has not yet made a public statement, her manager posted the message below.
Original Story: It looks just like Ari Lennox‘s trip to Amsterdam will be unforgettable–but Not Positive things happen!
Earlier today (Monday, Nov. 29th), Ari LennoxShe happily shared that she had landed at Amsterdam.
Although she initially appeared excited to be going to the Netherlands, Ari Lennox‘s European trip soon took a negative turn. Exactly one hour after her first tweet, the R&B singer issued a follow up statement that caught many fans off-guard:
“F**k Amsterdam security. They hate Black people.”
Ari Lennox For a short time, she continued to tweet about it before revealing that she was under arrest.
Specifically, the “BUSSIT” singer stated:
“I’m being arrested in Amsterdam for reacting to a woman racially profiling me.”
Ari Lennox She has not made any comments via social media about her situation.
This is months after another high profile Black artist was detained in Europe. In July, rapper Lil Baby NBA star James Harden Frace and I were together in Paris for Fashion Week. However, they were unable to attend Fashion Week in Paris. Lil Baby was ultimately arrested for possessing 32 grams of weed–though he was released a short while later.
The video of the rapper being arrested soon circulated, which you can see down below.
BREAKING: James Harden & Lil Baby were stopped & frisked in Paris. Lil Baby was detained for transporting narcotics pic.twitter.com/zVyhl7mlb0
— Highlight Hoops 24/7 (@HLHoops247) July 8, 2021
Lil Baby Later, he addressed his Parisian arrest by saying:
“Man, I’m talking like the whole world’s texting me. I mean DMing me and s**t. But I’m like, ‘I know y’all see me going to jail.’ They like, ‘You good?’ Like nah n***a, I’m not good! I’m in this b***h tripping. You know what? I was in jail a lot of time. They speak English. So this like my first time going to jail and I’m like a kid. Like, I felt like a real kid.”
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