The entertainer, 46, whose real name is Todd Anthony Shaw, was pulled over around 3 a.m. near Hollywood Boulevard and Las Palmas Avenue.
According to TMZ, police tried to administer a breathalyzer test, and the rapper tried to run away.
Then, after he was apprehended, he reportedly tried to dump narcotics in the back of the police cruiser.
$hort Dawg….what were you thinking!? You knew that we’re going to blow the whistle on you!