Rapper Kamaiyah Plays Down Gun Possession Arrest at Airport
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It has been revealed that the Oakland, California femcee was busted by police at the Hollywood Burbank Airport after she was allegedly caught having a loaded gun in her purse.

AceShowbiz - Rapper Kamaiyah had a run-in with the law at the airport. According to a new report. The female emcee was busted by police at the Hollywood Burbank Airport after she was allegedly caught having a loaded gun in her purse. A spokesperson for Burbank Police Department confirmed the arrest on Wednesday, September 7.

In a statement, the rep revealed that the Oakland, California artist, who was born Kamaiyah Jamesha Johnson, was arrested by Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority Police on August 31 around 3:30 P.M. She was charged with felony weapon possession.

"Ms. Johnson was detained by TSA in the passenger screening area of the airport after an agent located a loaded handgun inside of a purse she had in her possession," the statement read. "Police responded, rendered the weapon safe, and placed Ms. Johnson under arrest."

The statement continued, "It was also discovered there was a warrant for Ms. Johnson's arrest stemming from a 2019 investigation in Burbank of a negligently-discharged firearm inside a movie theater of a local condominium complex." It was also added that the raptress was "booked and held on $70,000 bail, but has since bonded out of custody."

Shortly after the news of her arrest broke, Kamaiyah took to her Instagram account to address the matter. Playing down the arrest, she explained on Wednesday, "I don't have a warrant for my arrest. Last week I was on my way to Oakland to get my hair done and accidentally left my gun in my purse at the airport. I'm laughing in my mugshot because I told the guard you gon have me on the blogs looking like a hedgehog and look at me a week later on the blogs looking like a damn hedgehog."

In the caption, meanwhile, the "Why You Always Hatin?" spitter penned, "I tried to not say nothin so it wouldn't get out but clearly that didn't work playas f**k up p mayne mind y'all damn business."

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