Soulja Boy was arrested in L.A. early this morning … after cops say he was packin’ a LOADED GUN, TMZ has learned.
Law enforcement sources tell us … the 23-year-old rapper was a passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over in the San Fernando Valley for running a stop sign early Wednesday morning.
During the stop, cops say they noticed that Soulja was in possession of a loaded gun — and arrested him on the stop.
Soulja was hauled to a nearby jail and booked on a felony charge. Bail was set at $35K.
Soulja has a history of run-ins with the law — he was busted for weed and weapons back in 2011.
Story developing …