Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Soulja Boy Arrested For Marijuana Possession
According to TMZ, DeAndre Cortez Way a.k.a Soulja Boy was arrested this morning for drug possession.
The rapper was reportedly taken into custody by Temple Police Department officers in Temple, GA at 3:15 AM
He is currently still being held in Carroll County Jail.
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ that Soulja was in a car with 4 other men, which was originally pulled over for a traffic violation.
Police report that they found a”substantial amount” of marijuana and cash inside the vehicle” and Soulja and the 4 other men were all arrested.
Guns were also found in the vehicle although it’s unclear if any of them had the proper licenses to be in possession of the firearms.
A source reports that around $70,000 worth of drugs and cash were found.