Sheck Wes Arrested on Weapon and Drug Charges


Sheck Wes is facing felony charges following his arrest.

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ that the “Mo Mamba” rapper was arrested on Wednesday morning during a traffic stop. He was driving a 2019 Lamborghini Urus with three friends when he was pulled over in Harlem for excessive window tint.

Cops searched the vehicle after smelling marijuana. During their search, they reportedly found a loaded 9mm Smith & Wesson pistol in a bag on the passenger side of the car.

Sheck and his fellow passengers were charged with felony possession of a loaded firearm and misdemeanor possession of marijuana. The 21-year-old MC was also cited for not having a driver’s license.

Sheck has not addressed his arrest. He is working on the follow-up to his 2018 debut album Mudboy and can also be heard on the Cactus Jack compilation album JACKBOYS.