Black Eyed Peas rapper charged with drug possession

Taboo hit with two charges by LA court

Black Eyed Peas rapper Taboo has been hit with two misdemeanour drug charges in a Los Angeles court.

As previously reported Taboo was arrested in March on suspicion of drug driving near Los Angeles.

He was arrested for driving under the influence and possession of both marijuana and prescribed drugs obtained without a prescription.

If convicted, the rapper will have to pay a fine of £101 ($200) and will serve no jail time. He is due back in court on May 25, reports SOHH.