R&B singer Jaheim was charged with marijuana possession after being pulled over for speeding in his hometown of Hillsborough, New Jersey, reports The Messenger-Gazette newspaper. Here’s the excerpt:
Jaheim Hoagland, 32, of Hillsborough was pulled over near Royce Brook Golf Course on March 28 for allegedly traveling 65 mph in a 35 mph zone and was then charged with possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle. Hillsborough Police reported that they could smell a strong odor of raw marijuana emanating from the vehicle. Hoagland gave police consent to search his vehicle after yelling at authorities, police said. During the search, Hillsborough Police allegedly noticed a small bud of marijuana underneath the driver’s seat. Police said they also observed several cigar wrappers, cigar shaving and cigar paper, which is consistent with marijuana use. Hoagland was also charged with speeding.
Former Death Row boss Suge Knight and his entourage allegedly beat and robbed rapper Yukmouth of $92,000 worth of jewelry Monday night at at a Ralph’s supermarket in the San Fernando Valley. According to TMZ.com, there is also a previous misdemeanor warrant for Knight’s arrest.
R&B singer D’Angelo released a statement through his manager Lindsay Guion about his arrest Saturday for allegedly offering an undercover policewoman $40 for oral sex.
“We know there is a lot of speculation in regard to the arrest of D’Angelo in New York City this past weekend. We would like his fans and the public at large to know that D’Angelo has pled not guilty—and is contesting the allegations made against him. Also know that, he is in good health and extremely excited about his forthcoming new album.
D’Angelo would like to personally thank all of his fans for the outpouring of concern, and appreciates if all would allow the American justice system to resolve the matter before jumping to any conclusions.”
Say it ain’t so! Just when you’re looking forward to the upcoming album from R&B singer D’Angelo, he gets arrested for allegedly soliciting an undercover police officer for oral sex.
Born Michael Archer, the Grammy winner was driving his Range Rover through New York City’s West Village Saturday about 2:30 a.m. when he allegedly offered a woman he thought was a prostitute $40 to perform the sexual act. The 36-year-old was arrested and charged with solicitation. He also had $12,000 in his vehicle.
Rev. Run’s son Joseph “Jojo” Simmons, Jr. was arrested last night, reports the NY Daily News. Police walked up to the 19-year-old’s BMW car while he was rolling a joint. Jojo then threw his car in reverse and hit a parked car. He also end up fighting with police.
He was charged with attempted reckless endangerment, criminal use of drug paraphernalia, resisting arrest and criminal possession of marijuana.