Text Size

Lil Wayne Going to the Big House?

posted 11:04 AM EST, Mon January 28, 2008
-- filed under: | |
Lil Wayne Going to the Big House? © By Cakelike1

25 year old rapper, Lil Wayne has been arrested on felony drugs and weapons charges.

Hip Hop musician Lil Wayne was arrested Friday after police found a handgun and a substantial quantity of drugs on his interstate bound tour-bus

DEA officials report that during a routine checkpoint stop, canine units alerted police to the possible presence of narcotics, and a search revealed felony quantities of drugs.

In all, police unearthed 105 grams of marijuana, 41 grams of ecstasy, 1 ounce of cocaine and a loaded pistol.

The 25 year old rapper, born Dwayne Michael Carter, has been released on bail by Yuma County Sheriffs authorities, and is free to resume his tour and to leave the state. He is due to return to face preliminary charges in court on February 12th.

Lil Wayne's lawyer assures justice officials that his client is taking these charges very seriously, and will be in attendance to defend himself in Arizona, in February. He has been officially charged with possession of drugs for sale, misconduct involving weapons, possession of dangerous drugs and the possession of drug paraphernalia.

Lil Wayne, rapping about selling drugs since he was 12 - now living the dream.

Subscribe Subscribe to this topic category
Creative Commons License
Copyright Notice
We welcome republishing of our content on condition that you credit Choose Help and the respective authors. This article is licensed under a Creative Commons License.
Helpful Information
Recovery Success: Getting Past Your Criminal Record
Starting Recovery with a Criminal Record - Overcoming Barriers to Success © Dgblitwin
Don't let a criminal record, probation or parole break your recovery efforts. Read on for 6 tips on building a better future, despite a difficult past. Read Article
Addiction Recovery April 21, 2014 (5)
SNL’s Darrell Hammond Reveals Cutting and Addiction Battles
Now Clean and Sober, SNL’s Darrell Hammond Reveals Struggle with Cocaine, Alcohol and Cutting © Zach Klein
SNL star Darrell Hammond found fame for his legendary portrayals of Bill Clinton, Al Gore and others, but behind the bright lights he struggled with the legacy of a terribly abusive childhood and with cutting, drinking and cocaine. Read Article
Celebrities October 24, 2011 (1)

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.

Find Treatment
Browse by region »
Scan to call us
using your phone camera app