Regardless of her diminutive measurement, Lil’ Kim has at all times come off as somebody you wouldn’t need to get on the unsuitable facet of. And in her 1996 mugshot, Queen Bee seems like she’s about able to sting someone for inconveniencing her. The rapper, whose actual title is Kimberly Denise Jones, defined to Vibe that she had an excellent cause for being aggravated about her arrest. She was on the Teaneck, New Jersey, residence of her music mentor and lover, Christopher “Biggie Smalls” Wallace, when police barged in.
The aroma of marijuana had been wafting from his residence, and the cops discovered the drug inside, together with quite a lot of unlawful weapons. Jones was charged with possession of marijuana however mentioned, “I wasn’t even smoking. I used to be upstairs all day sleeping when 5-O shoved weapons and a flashlight in my face. Once I got here downstairs, I did not odor something.” Wallace and a number of different members of his Junior M.A.F.I.A., together with James “Lil’ Stop” Lloyd, have been arrested as nicely.
Jones by no means confirmed up for court docket, so an arrest warrant was issued. However in 2003, a detective advised The File of Bergen County (by way of EastValley.com) that the Teaneck Police Division hadn’t been too involved about making the rapper face justice through the seven years the warrant was excellent. “It wasn’t on the highest of our precedence checklist,” he mentioned. All it took to get the warrant lifted was a $350 bail cost.