Cage the Elephant lead singer Matt Shultz was arrested in New York Metropolis on Thursday, January fifth and charged with felony gun possession, a number of shops report.
On Wednesday, January 4th, an worker on the Bowery Lodge the place Shultz was staying allegedly noticed him carry a handgun right into a floor ground public lavatory. Police appeared at his resort room on January fifth and Shultz admitted that he owned two .45 caliber weapons, a Sig Sauer and a Smith & Wesson, although on the time he reportedly claimed to not bear in mind in the event that they have been nonetheless within the resort.
Police took Shultz into custody and a choose issued a warrant which allowed regulation enforcement officers to look his resort room. Each firearms have been discovered to be loaded. Shultz didn’t have a license for the weapons.
Shultz, 39, spent the night time on the ninth precinct in Manhattan and has been charged with felony legal possession of a firearm. On January sixth, he was reportedly taken to Bellevue Hospital to amass some crucial medicine, earlier than being returned a number of hours later.
He has no prior legal report. Consequence has reached out to his representatives for remark.
Cage the Elephant fashioned in 2006 and have launched 5 albums, most just lately 2019’s Social Cues, which gained the Grammy Award for Greatest Rock Album.