By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A rap artist is facing legal trouble after an unusual scene in Chelsea.

Over the weekend, police spotted his Hummer with an apparent gun on the roof.

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Christopher Stoney’s vehicle was pulled over Saturday on West 16th Street.

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The 41-year-old rapper known as Warchyld reportedly explained to officers the gun was actually an air rifle that he uses to shoot out promotional T-shirts.

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Police confiscated the device and issued Stoney a violation for unlawful possession of an air rifle.

CBSNewYork Team