Rapper Treach Released By Police After Newark Shootings
LATEST: NAUGHTY BY NATURE rapper TREACH has been released by police after he was arrested following a spate of shootings in Newark, New Jersey.
The hip-hop star - real name Anthony Criss - was taken in for police questioning after he was spotted driving erratically in the city on Tuesday (22Apr08).
The 37-year-old was detained for several hours by Newark authorities, who are investigating a double murder, but was released on Wednesday (23Apr08) after being handed a fine for driving with a suspended licence.
A spokesman for Newark Police Department confirmed his release and admitted he was only "a potential witness" in the alleged shooting case, reports TMZ.com.