Busta Rhymes was arrested Wednesday (August 5) night on second degree assault charges, according to the NYPD. The Brooklyn-born rapper was arrested after a "verbal dispute with a male" gym goer whom he allegedly threw a container of Lean Body Protein drinks at. The victim refused medical attention following the incident. 

According to our police source, Rhymes was at the Steel Gym at 143 W. 23rd St. in Manhattan when the incident happened and he was booked at the 13 Precinct. 

Stay tuned for more details on the story as they become available. 

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