Iman Shumpert has been arrested at an airport in Texas for possession of hashish.
The NBA star was taken into custody on the Dallas/Fort Value Worldwide Airport on July 30, based on a police report obtained by E! Information.
Shumpert was set to board a flight to Los Angeles when TSA found he had gone to the airport with a “sizeable quantity of a inexperienced leafy substance inside a backpack,” per the report. Police mentioned the 32-year-old admitted that the plastic bag contained marijuana, which a moblie check confirmed to be 6.12 ounces of the drug, and he was subsequently positioned beneath arrest.
In accordance with Texas regulation, a state the place marijuana has not been legalized, the quantity Shumpert was discovered with is taken into account a felony.
E! Information has reached out to his rep and didn’t obtain a remark.
Whereas additional looking Shumpert’s property, authorities additionally discovered a Glock journal with rounds situated inside his backpack; nevertheless, no firearm was situated, the report continues. Following his arrest, the athlete was transported to DFW/DPS jail, with none incident.