Too $hort Arrested in Boise

Famed Oakland rapper faces assault charges, and a possible 6 month jail sentence.


Rapper Too $hort was arrested this morning for allegedly coming to blows with two security guards at the Knitting Factory in Boise Idaho. According to, the fight began when the guards told $hort he couldn't bring underage girls backstage. $hort and an associate were released from Ada County Jail, and are due back in court on August 4. If convicted, the rapper could face a six month jail sentence and a $1,000 fine.