Nipsey Hussle in handcuffs with LAPD officers on July 16, 2013 ©Jonathan Alcorn/REUTERS
Nipsey Hussle tells TMZ ... "hyper-sensitive LAPD officers" overreacted and used excessive force when stopping the rapper and his crew at a Trayvon Martin rally this weel -- and he insists he did NOTHING wrong.
We broke the story ... Nipsey was handcuffed after cops believed he may have been brandishing a gun ... but later let him go when they realized he was not in possession of a firearm.
Now, Hussle tells us ... cops blamed the mix-up on officers who were monitoring the event in a police helicopter ... and they believed they saw Nipsey with a gun.
Read more: http://www.tmz.com/2013/07/17/nipsy-hussle-cops-used-excessive-force-on-us/#ixzz2ZdaKTieR
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