Rapper/actor Bow Wow, whose real name is Shad Moss, was arrested on battery charges in connection with an alleged altercation with a woman in Atlanta last night.
The woman, identified as Leslie Holden, and Moss “sustained visible minor injuries,” according to police.
Officers said they “were unable to determine the primary aggressor of the altercation, so both parties were charged with battery.”
Rapper Bow Wow, woman arrested in Atlanta after fight: https://t.co/apEidSo0cE We're working to learn more details about the alleged incident on Channel 2 Action News at 6 p.m. pic.twitter.com/DTf7UdLlJ7
— WSB-TV (@wsbtv) February 2, 2019
His lawyer released a statement Saturday night, saying Bow Wow was wrongfully arrested after being “beaten by an out-of-control intoxicated female.”
Attorney Joe S. Habachy said Holden beat Bow Wow with a lamp, bit him and spit on him.
Shad Bow Wow Moss was wrongfully arrested earlier this morning for the first time after being beaten by an out of control intoxicated female, Ms. Leslie Holden, in an Atlanta condominium. The only two independent witnesses both corroborated his version of events indicating that Ms. Holden was simply out of control and was without a doubt the primary aggressor.
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