Webbie was arrested and jailed on Sunday after leading police on a high-speed chase where the rapper crashed into another car, evaded authorities and escaped into another vehicle, before finally being caught.
According to CBS News in Mississippi, Webbie was charged with a felony count of eluding (police), one count of driving under the influence, and a misdemeanor count of possession of marijuana.
Police attempted to stop Webbie, 23, for a traffic violation, but he ignored authorities and continued driving. The rapper allegedly drove away recklessly and eventually struck another car without stopping. Police say they tended to the hit car and afterward found Webbie’s car abandoned in a Walmart parking lot. Witnesses, however, reported Webbie entered another vehicle and gave the description of the car. Police later found the car and arrested the rapper.
According to authories, Webbie also has a pending felony charge due to the car crash during his chase. —Anthony Thomas