The suspect reportedly opened fire from a white Porsche with New Jersey license plates.
The rapper was taken into custody after lighting up a joint on stage and then throwing it into the crowd.
The Manhattan District Attorney says the rapper has violated a plea agreement from 2015.
The hip-hop mogul stands accused of assaulting over a dozen women.
McFarland pleaded guilty to selling fake tickets to major events, including Coachella and the Super Bowl.
Sympathetic journalist Taki Theodoracopulos says he “may have misrepresented” the quote.
The R&B singer was detained following a concert in West Palm Beach, Florida.
A judge denied the rapper a retrial despite accusations of perjury against the arresting officer.
“This indictment brings the defendant another step closer to accountability for the crimes of violence with which he is now charged,” says New York district attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr.
McFarland also faces 40 years in a federal prison after pleading guilty to two counts of federal wire fraud.
The disgraced pharmaceutical CEO, who infamously purchased the one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang-Clan album, was found guilty of security fraud.
Olya Borisova and Sasha Sofeev were detained by Russian FSB on Sunday and hadn’t been seen since.