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Rumors Of Lil Wayne And Drake Being At Mall Causes Riots and Arrests

    Police arrested nine people at the Mall of America Monday, the day after Christmas, after multiple fights broke out, authorities said. Mall of America officials released a statement saying that around 4:20 p.m. 50 juveniles caused a large disturbance in the north food court. Witnesses said the fights started after there were reports that rappers Lil’ Wayne and Drake were visiting the Mall. Police, however, did not comment on these rumors. Police said as many as 200 were involved the fights. A YouTube video, which contains profanity, shows a fight break out and rage before a police officer interrupts it. The fight occurs at roughly 50 seconds in. As the fights were popping up, the Mall of America inadvertently called for a lock down. But the lock down was called off minutes later, Mall officials said. Read More.


Nine people were arrested at the Mall of America on Monday.  On the day after Christmas, fights were breaking out after rumors of an appearance by the rappers Drake and Lil Wayne caused absolute mayhem.  Mall of America Officials confirmed that at 4:20 pm, 50 juveniles caused a disturbance at the mall in the north food court.

Police did not comment on the rumors about the rappers, but there were over 200 youth involved in the fighting.   A YouTube video was posted showing the fights and the craziness that ensued before police intervened.

Mall security inadvertently called for a lockdown of the facility, which was reversed just a few minutes later.

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Rumors Of Lil Wayne And Drake Being At Mall Causes Riots and Arrests

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