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After Airport Arrest, Benzino Busted W/ Drugs In Atlanta

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Former “Love & Hip Hop” cast member Benzino can’t catch a break from law enforcement after being arrested last month and busted for drug possession this week in Atlanta.

According to reports, the bust went down yesterday (February 11) afternoon when cops noticed he did not have his seat belt on.

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Benzino was stopped by Atlanta cops late Wednesday afternoon simply for failing to buckle up, but then they found a pot stash in his ride. Benzino was hauled off to jail for the belt violation, suspended license and possession of marijuana. Bail was set at $2,269.00. (TMZ)

Check out what Zino said about his publicized airport gun arrest last month on the next page…

Zino jumped onto his Instagram page last month to address his headline-generating airport gun bust.

Nooooo Zinoooooi!!!!!

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It at first you don't succeed, fly fly again!!! we outta here! ✈️

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Zino also released a few clips to address the gun arrest reports.

are you crazy?!?! =

A video posted by BENZINO BABY (@iambenzino) on

Morning

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Details of the shocking bust landed online in late January.

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ, Benzino put his carry-on bag on the conveyor belt at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. A suspicious TSA employee dug inside and found a loaded 9 millimeter firearm with 7 rounds in the magazine. Benzino didn’t make his flight to L.A., but he did get his very own escort to the local jail. He was released on $3K bail. (TMZ)

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Written by Biz Jones

SOHH.com Writer. You're likely to find me covering hip-hop news and music releases. Netflix is still my go-to before Disney Plus.

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