Rapper T.I arrested outside his gated Atlanta community

Emma Powell
Arrested: US rapper T.I: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty

Rapper T.I. has been arrested on disorderly conduct and public drunkenness charges.

According to Henry County Police Deputy Chief Mike Ireland said the rapper, real name Clifford Harris, was arrested around 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday after he got into an argument with a security guard outside his gated community in Georgia.

US site TMZ reported Harris didn’t have his key and got into an argument with a guard at the security post who wouldn’t let him enter.

He was reportedly later released on posting a bond.

Harris has previously been imprisoned twice for probation violations and a weapons charge.

The 37-year-old is famous for hits including Whatever You Like and Dead And Gone.

He has collaborated with acts including Justin Timberlake and Rihanna who featured on hit track Live Your Life.