West News Wire: Officials say a 23-year-old Florida rapper known as Rod Wave has been arrested on a domestic assault allegation.

Rodarius Green was arrested early Monday in St. Petersburg on a warrant out of Osceola County, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office. His song “Heart on Ice” broke into the Billboard Hot 100 in 2020. Following a traffic stop in St. Petersburg, he was arrested.

According to jail records, Green was being held at the Pinellas County Jail on one count of battery by strangulation on Tuesday.

No further details on the December 2021 warrant were immediately available. An attorney for Green was not listed on jail records.

Green grew up in St. Petersburg and began working on his music career while at Lakewood High School, the Tampa Bay Times reported.

He broke into the industry with a startup label, Alamo Records, in 2018.

Green gave away $25,000 in gas to drivers at a St. Petersburg gas station on April 9, WTSP reported.

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