Kidd Kidd Arrested Before XXL Freshmen Concert: Watch

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G-Unit performs on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on March 25, 2015.

Kidd Kidd was arrested Tuesday night before his scheduled performance at this year's XXL Freshmen show in New York City.

Footage taken at Best Buy Theater shows the G-Unit member was unceremoniously cuffed and taken into custody in front of dozens of onlookers. It’s unclear at this stage what he was busted for.

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A gathering of the G-Unit family was on hand, including 50 Cent, who performed in the place of Kidd Kidd. “We was gonna rap with Kidd Kidd but the police was out front and they snatched him. He'd be out by tomorrow,” he said.