Rapper Bow Wow was arrested in Atlanta on Saturday night for assaulting his ex-girlfriend.
He was released from jail in time to party with Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs, and Janet Jackson’s on again off again boyfriend music producer Jermaine Dupri. He posted pictures of himself with Combs and Dupri at an Atlanta club Sunday morning, seemingly without a care in the world. The rapper and actor has chosen to go by his legal name of Shad Moss. The Ohio native was taken into custody for assaulting his ex girlfriend Kiyomi Leslie.
The rapper’s mug shot is complete with deep scratches on his face. The Atlanta police confirmed that Moss and Leslie were both arrested, because it wasn’t clear who the ‘aggressor was. Moss claims that Leslie started the fight by throwing a lamp at him, and he was just defending himself. An attorney for Moss said they have witnesses that will collaborate his story, and he will be cleared. Moss was released from jail after he posted a cash bond of $8,000. Officers responded to a call in the Midtown section of Atlanta at around 4:25 a.m. Saturday morning.
When officers arrived Leslie told them ‘her on again off again boyfriend Moss assaulted her. According to officers both Moss and Leslie has visable injuries, and because both said the other started it, they took them both into custody. Moss was in Atlanta to attend the Super Bowl, a few hours before his arrest he was seen at a Super Bowl party thrown by retired NBA great Shaquille O’Neal, called Shaq’s Fun House. Leslie talked about meeting Moss, when he sent her a direct message on Instagram. He told her he was having a New Year’s Eve party and she should come. The model said within two weeks of their first meeting ‘they were a couple.’