Rapper Blueface Faces Attempted Murder Charge

Los Angeles rapper Blueface has been arrested on attempted murder charges, police said. 

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers took the 25-year-old rapper, whose real name is Johnathan Porter, into custody outside of a Las Vegas business on Tuesday, police said in a statement

Porter was charged with attempted murder with a deadly weapon and discharging a firearm at or into an occupied structure stemming from an Oct. 8 shooting in Las Vegas, police said. 

He was booked into the Clark County Detention Center, according to police.

The controversial rapper is best known for his 2018 hit “Thotiana.”