Kid Cudi Arrested On Criminal Charges In NY

Kid Cudi at the 'How To Make It In America' screening event at the Cinema Society in NYC on February 9, 2010 Kid Cudi at the 'How To Make It In America' screening event at the Cinema Society in NYC on February 9, 2010

Rapper Kid Cudi has been arrested on criminal charges in New York City.

Sgt. John Butorn says Cudi was arrested Friday on charges of criminal mischief and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Cudi was scheduled to perform early Saturday at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Tennessee. After taking the stage, he said, “I really wanted to be here tonight.”

Cudi released his debut album “Man on the Moon: The End of Day” in 2009. The Cleveland native also co-stars in the HBO comedy series “How to Make It in America.”

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