Singer Ray J was arrested in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Friday evening.Clues point to mental breakdown.
Beverly Hills Police said the BHPD was called at 7:36 PM regarding a person disturbing the peace at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
When the authorities arrived at the hotel, they found Ray J (William Ray Norwood Jr.) in the possesion of what is now believed to be an article of clothing belonging to Kim Kardashian. In the valet area sobbing uncontrollably he was asked to leave the property by hotel security, but refused,requesting to speak to his sister Brandy police said. Hotel staff said they wanted to conduct a private person’s arrest, but Ray J refused.”he kept using the N word” said one of the hotel attendants who was visibly upset over the bizarre incident.
According to police, when officers took the 33-year-old into custody, he kicked out the side window of one of the patrol units yelling out “YOU WOULDN’T DO THIS TO KANYE” When officers subsequently removed him from the vehicle to restrain his feet, he became combative and spat into the face of one of the officers”I HIT IT FIRST”RAY J screamed multiple times during the altercation police said.
Ray J was booked for trespassing, private person’s arrest, vandalism on a police car, resisting arrest and battery on a police officer.
His bail was set at $20,000 and he was later released.
Ray J is due in court on July 25 at the Airport Courthouse, police told Access Hollywood on Saturday.