News: Juvenile Busted On Drug Possession Charge
Friday, Feb 26, 2010 10:50AM
Hot Boys rapper Juvenile was arrested last night on a drug possession charge after police searched his home and discovered marijuana.
According to reports, the rapper was busted inside his Louisiana home.
St. Bernard - Rapper Juvenile was arrested Thursday evening on a misdemeanor drug charge in St. Bernard Parish. Deputies say the rapper, whose real name is Terius Gray, was arrested along with his producer Leroy Edwards at a home in Arabi. (Fox News)
The arrest was also confirmed by a police spokesperson.
Gray and a man identified by deputies as his producer, Leroy Edwards, were arrested at a home in Arabi around 6 p.m., according to Steve Cannizaro, a sheriff's office spokesman. Cannizaro said the home had been used as a recording studio by Gray. (WWLTV)
Additional reporting suggests a complaint was made regarding the scent of marijuana coming from Juvie's home.
A Sheriff's Office spokesman said someone called the sheriff's drug line to report smelling marijuana smoke at the house. A deputy with the Special Investigations Division went to the house also smelled marijuana when the door was opened, authorities said. (NOLA News)
Juvenile reportedly posted bail shortly after his arrest.
Several other people were in the home at the time of the arrests. Juvenile was charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana. Cannizzaro said neither Juvenile nor Edwards was expected to stay in jail overnight. (WDSU News)
No further details have been revealed as of now.
Check out a recent SOHH interview with Juvenile down below: