Lil’ Wayne arrested again

Rapper's in trouble for drug possession

Lil’ Wayne has been arrested again, this time for drug-related charges.

The rapper whose real name is Dwayne Carter Jr was arrested in Arizona for possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of narcotics says

The tour bus on which he was traveling was pulled over and searched, and Wayne is currently being held by the Yuma County Sheriff’s Department.

He was previously arrested in Idaho in October 2007 for possession of drugs, and in July 2006 in New York for possesion of a handgun.

–By our New York staff.

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