by Holly Frith Staff | Photos by

Tags: Blink 182 

Blink-182's Travis Barker Questioned By Police Over Twitter Rant

After he was given a traffic ticket...


Blink-182's Travis Barker Questioned By Police Over Twitter Rant Photo:

Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker has been called in by the Los Angeles Police Department for questioning over a recent traffic dispute, it has been reported.

According to TMZ the police want to speak to Barker following his rant on Twitter about an officer who stopped him for a driving violation.

The incident occurred on Sunday (November 27) after Barker was stopped by police and given a ticket for reportedly driving no license plate and illegally tinted windows.

Taking to Twitter after Barker said: ''Find some bank robbers or do something productive 2 do with your time. I know high school was hard 4 u.''

He later added: "Pullin me over and interrogating me & acting like u did over tinted windows till u scared the piss out of my kids was uncalled 4. Job well done man."

TMZ reports that LAPD Sgt. Riggs has asked Barker to resolve the row. "I'd like to invite Travis to speak with me about the incident," he said, "and possibly discuss the incident with the officers involved."

Blink-182 - live

Holly Frith


Gigwise is a community of music writers and photographers. Sign up now

Artist A-Z #  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z