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Rapper Tyga arrested in Las Vegas

Rapper Tyga arrested in Las Vegas

By Molly Waldron. CREATED Jan 9, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Rapper Tyga -- real name Michael Stevenson -- was arrested over the weekend in Las Vegas during a traffic stop.

Police said Tyga was arrested after an officer pulled him over and found he had a warrant out for his arrest, stemming from other traffic violations.

Tyga was reportedly booked at the Clark County Detention Center before being released on his own recognizance.