News: Travie McCoy Arrested For Being Graffiti Hero

Thursday, Oct 28, 2010 12:00PM

Written by Biz Jones

Gym Class Heroes' frontman Travie McCoy was reportedly arrested in Germany last night for damaging the Berlin Wall.

Details on his arrest hit the Internet Thursday (October 28) morning.

"Billionaire" rapper Travie McCoy was yesterday, 27th October arrested in Germany after Berlin police officers witnessed him spraying graffiti the Berlin Wall. However the plan backfired as Travie was then taken in to custody by officers however later released on 1,500 Euros bail. It is believed that his show in Amsterdam will still take place tonight. (Misform Music)

The performer was spotted by police after Tweeting his actions.

Police witnessed the Gym Class Heroes star as he tagged one of the last remaining parts of the landmark, before he posted an online photo of the vandalism on his Twitter page. "Told you!!! Had to do it, blame it on the devil, everyone else does!," wrote McCoy along with a snap of his handy work." (OMG Music)

McCoy admitted to his graffiti mischief on Twitter.

"Luieville ohhh sh*t was so worth it a true hip hop moment RT @TravieMcCoy BUSTED!!! http://bit.ly/9rUgON," he tweeted Thursday (October 28).
"Sooo true,better than drugs!!RT @jerygeeque: @TravieMcCoy no matter how big u get, u can't ever get rid of that graf bug once ur infected" (Travie McCoy's Twitter)

Last June, McCoy released his Nappy Boy Entertainment debut, Lazarus.

Gym Class Hero Travie McCoy's Lazarus debuted on the charts this week at No. 27. With seven days to his name, the singer's Nappy Boy Ent. debut has sold 15,100 units. (SOHH Sales Wrap)

Check out some past Travis McCoy footage down below:

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