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Tyler, The Creator Arrested For Allegedly Inciting Riot at SXSW: Report

Truth rating: 9

By Michael Lewittes

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Tyler, The Creator was arrested at an airport in Austin, Texas on Saturday for allegedly starting a riot at his South By Southwest concert.

TMZ reports that the rapper egged on hundreds of people to break the barricade to get into his Thursday concert.

RELATED – SXSW Accident: 2 Dead After Car Plows Into Crowd Near Tyler, The Creator Concert

Police say Tyler caused a dangerous situation in which people were hurt.

The performers is being held on a $3,500 bond.

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