Popular Nigerian rapper, Ice Prince originally known as Panshak Henry Zamani, has been arrested by the Lagos state police command for abducting and threatening the life of a police officer.
The news was first announced in a tweet on Friday morning by Benjamin Hudeyin, the spokesperson for the Lagos State Police, which included details of the singer’s arrest.
He claimed the musician was arrested for allegedly assaulting a police officer who had stopped the singer for driving without license plates.
In a tweet, Mr. Hudenyin said that the rapper made a threat to throw the arresting officer into a river.
SP Benjamin Hundeyin wrote in a tweet;
At 3am today, @Iceprincezamani was stopped for driving without license plates. He agreed to be taken to the station. He, thereafter, abducted the police officer in his car, assaulted him and threatened to throw him in the river. He has been arrested and would be arraigned today.”
The PPRO announced that the rapper would face legal action after posting a picture of him in handcuffs.
Read tweet below;