Us Weekly reports that the 24-year-old rapper, whose legal name is Michael Ray Nguyen-Stevenson, was seen driving recklessly, and the Los Angeles Police School Police stopped the driver and cited him for a traffic violation. He was released but a bodyguard was detained for further investigation for an unknown charge.
"Tyga was the driver," Officer Kim confirmed to the website . "I was told he was cited and released at the scene. I don't know if he was detained, he may have been. Officers have the discretion to detain any occupants in a traffic stop. I do know for sure he was cited and released at the scene. The LAPD School Police are the one's who cited and released the driver, I don't know where there's a school nearby or if they were just driving between schools but they are sworn Police Officers."
Tyga's brush with the law comes after the rapper spent the weekend with the Kardashian family as they celebrated French Montana's 30th birthday in L.A.
The 20-something rapper has been rumored to be dating Kylie Jenner, 17, after the two have been were spotted out together several times.
In addition to romance rumors, Kylie has been fighting off allegations that she had work done on her lips to make them bigger. Here's her reaction to such claims: