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MC Hammer charges dropped after arrest last month

2013-03-11 00:47:56

MC Hammer

MC Hammer has revealed that all the charges in his arrest in Dublin, Calif., last month were dropped.

Hammer (real name Stanley Kirk Burrell) was arrested on suspicion of resisting and obstructing an officer in the performance of their duties after he was pulled over by authorities. He later lashed out on Twitter, claiming he was the vicitm of racial profiling.

Still, Dublin police have refuted Hammer's claims, saying he was blasting his car stereo and driving a vehicle that was not registered under his name. They have yet to comment on Hammer's dropped charges.

The rapper, 50, took to Twitter to let his followers know about the situation, writing:

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