Robert Maize (pictured), better known by his stage name ‘Mr. Ghetto‘, was arrested after an hours-long standoff that was concluded after New Orleans SWAT members tossed tear gas into the popular rapper’s home on Saturday, WGNO-TV reports.
Maize reportedly locked himself inside of his home after threatening a neighbor. He then reportedly told officers responding to the incident that he had weapons. Tear gas was used to smoke Maize out of his home after several hours. No serious injuries were reported.
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Maize, 26, was charged with extortion by threats.
“Mr. Ghetto” is best known for his YouTube video, “Wally World,” that shows women dancing explicitly at different Walmarts in the metro New Orleans area.
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