Capt. Mike Parker tells the Los Angeles Times that the rapper tweeted the number of the Compton station Friday and told his 580,000 followers that if they wanted an internship with him, they should call the number.
Sheriff’s Lt. Suzan Young says “the phones started ringing like crazy” around 5:20 p.m. Parker says phone lines were jammed for more than two hours.
The rapper later posted that his account was hacked but also tweeted that it was “an accident.”
The Game could face criminal charges. Parker says investigators are planning to forward a criminal complaint to the district attorney’s office.