STUDIO CITY (CBSLA) — Rapper Mac Miller was arrested on DUI charges in the Hollywood Hills area early Thursday morning, Los Angeles Police Department officials said.
READ MORE: Woman Attacked Near Union Station Dies From Injuries
The 26-year-old rapper, whose real name is Malcolm McCormick, allegedly drove over a curb and hit a power pole near Fryman and Brookdale roads shortly before 1 a.m.
Following the single-vehicle crash, police say McCormick and his two passengers got out of the car and fled the scene on foot.READ MORE: MLK Day Parade Cancelled For Second Straight Year
The rapper was booked on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and his bail was set at $15,000.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, he was released at around 9:25 a.m. Thursday morning.MORE NEWS: Kings Place Adrian Kempe In COVID-19 Protocols
(© Copyright 2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. City News Service contributed to this report.)ted. Wire services contributed to this report.)