Mike Epps landed in hot water after bringing a kangaroo on stage during a show… yes, a kangaroo.
Whyyyy did they bring the kangaroo on stage at Mike Epps show 😩😭. I love Detroit pic.twitter.com/DoqNu4jcf6
— Amber ♍ (@_AmNico) April 1, 2017
Over the weekend, the video of the incident went viral on social media with some accusing Epps of animal cruelty.
The video of Mike Epps turning up on stage with a kangaroo has me in tears. Animal cruelty like a MF
— Jay Dee (@Startrack90) April 3, 2017
I didn’t think Mike Epps playing with that kangaroo last night was funny at all. That kangaroo look miserable and ready to snap.
— P (@Pariss_Franceee) April 1, 2017
On Sunday, Epps posted an apology on his Instagram account, stating he doesn’t “own the kangaroo and did not mean any harm to the animal it got outta hand.”
Look I wanna sincerely apologize to everybody ,I don't own the kangaroo and did not mean any harm to the animal it got outta hand and Iam sorry !and like I said I will be donating money to this foundation save the kangaroos ! Sorry if I offedend anybody I love animals sense I was a kid I had dogs my whole life !!#imadeabadmistake I keep taking down my post because of the back lash Iam getting!! thank you for forgiveness !!