The rapper ‘Lil Twist’ was arrested in Calabasas, California earlier this morning (Thursday, July 11th) at about 3:30am. Reports came in from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s department where spokesperson Steve Whitmore, Lil Twist (Christopher Lynn Moore) was stopped at 3:26 a.m. on the road that leads to Bieber’s gated community. At the time of the stop Twist was driving between 60 and 70 m.p.h. in a 30 m.p.h. construction zone and also ran a red light.
It was at that time Whitmore said the officers smelled marijuana and arrested the Young Money MC on suspicion of DUI. Whitmore has confirmed that Twist, 20, was driving an electric car in Bieber’s name.
Twist was booked for suspicion of DUI and Whitmore said he will be cited and then released. He will have to appear back to court on September 11, 2013. The arrest came right after Twist tweeted, “Attn all media outlets …..” he wrote. “I’m done with all interviews for a good minute !!! My movement is only gonna get bigger !! If you have any questions …. From now on come ask me in front of my whole team on ustream.tv/liltwistv every Tuesdays & Thursdays!! Uhohh #Newrules.”
Twist is a member of the Young Money crew, he is the same rapper that took Bieber’s $200,000 Ferrari and was stopped by police stopped driving too fast but was let go with a warning. Twist has a new single featuring Bieber and Miley Cyrus called “Twerk.” The song is scheduled to appear on Twist’s upcoming album, Bad Decisions.
His follow up album, Ironic albums titles I make, has not been confirmed yet.