Tupac Shakur arrested in Tennessee for meth possession, threatening officers with knife: cops
Tupac Shakur is not dead – he's just gone living in Tennessee.
A man named Tupac A. Shakur – who, despite the name, is not confused with the long-dead rap
Johnson City police officers responded to a call Saturday, June 30, 2008 About the 40-year-old Shakur, who had been arrested for his arrest from another department, according to a news release. Shakur leaving in a car.
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Police tracked the vehicle and finally attempted to arrest. Shakur, but he twisted away and reached his waistband, according to cops. Shakur then allegedly turned to a guard in his hand before cops were ready to wrestle him to the ground. Shakur shares the same name, down to his middle initial, with the late rap legend Tupac Shakur. “/>
Shakur shares the same name, down to his middle initial, with the late rap legend Tupac Shakur.
(Washington County Detention Center)
Shakur was charged with aggravated assault, resisting arrest, simple possession of meth and unlawful drug paraphernalia. He was being held at the Washington County Detention Center on an $ 1
An arraignment was set for Monday at the Washington County General Sessions Court.
CLICK HERE FOR THE FOX NEWS APP  Shakur shares the same name – and even middle initial – as the late rapper, who was gunned down in Las Vegas on Sept. 13, 1996, at age 25. "Tupac Shakur" as the 40 -year-old's official name, though it's unclear if he legally changed his name at some point or if, in what would be a remarkable coincidence, he happened to be the name at birth, though that would have been years before the rapper rose to prominence.
After the rapper's death, conspiracy theories arose claiming that Shakur was actually still alive.