Soulja Boy arrested for “substantial” marijuana possession

By | Published on Wednesday 19 October 2011

Soulja Boy

Soulja Boy was one of four men arrested in the early hours of Tuesday morning after police discovered a “substantial amount” of marijuana in the car they were travelling in, according to TMZ. Having pulled the car over for a traffic offence, police also found various firearms.

Charged with felony gun and drug possession, the rapper was held in Carroll County Jail in Temple, Georgia. Temple Police spokesperson Dana Rampy told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution: “It was a lot of marijuana, [but] all of the individuals were very cooperative”.

Following an initial court hearing, he was released on bail yesterday.