Tyler, the Creator Released From Jail & Distances Himself From Fatal SXSW Incident

posted March 16, 2014 12:00:00 PM CDT | 22 comments

Tyler, the Creator Released From Jail & Distances Himself From Fatal SXSW Incident

Tyler, the Creator has been released on $25,000 bond.

Tyler, the Creator has been released on $25,000 bond after being arrested in Texas yesterday (March 15), according to XXL

The Odd Future rapper was apprehended at a Texas airport for allegedly inciting a riot at his SXSW music festival concert Thursday (March 13).

On his Twitter account yesterday, Tyler, the Creator distanced himself from an incident Thursday where a vehicle reportedly plowed through an Austin, Texas crowd outside of a South By Southwest (SXSW) Tyler, The Creator concert, leaving two people dead and 23 others injured.

The alleged driver, Rashad Charjuan Owens, is being held in Travis County Jail without bond on two counts of capital murder and 23 counts of aggravated assault for the incident. He is an aspiring rapper and producer.

Tyler, the Creator’s tweets about his arrest and the fatal incident are as follows:

RELATED: Tyler, the Creator Arrested For Inciting A Riot

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