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Tyler, the Creator Charged at SXSW

Tyler, the Creator was arrested Saturday at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport after allegedly encouraging the crowd at his Friday night concert to break down security baricades. Performing at the Scoot Inn as part of a showcase for Converse and Thrasher Magazine, the rapper allegedly told the at-capcity audience to “Push, push, push,” and rush the venue. After the concert, Tyler, the Creator tweeted "THRASHER SHOW WAS GREAT! HAPPY EVERYONE GOT IN. I PLAY PANDORA TONIGHT AT 1AM COME!!” He is being held in police custody in lieu of $3,500 bond. This incident follows a car accident at SXSW, which left two dead and dozens injured.