New York City rapper Jim Jones bumped into some authorized hassle lately. While spending time with buddies in Georgia, the musician was busted on fees together with marijuana and firearm possession.
A Run-In With Cops
After a automotive chase in Coweta County, Georgia on Thursday night time, Jim Jones is dealing with quite a few expenses. According to TMZ, who broke the story, the entire thing began when cops pulled over a car that Jones was a passenger in.
The cops who pulled the automotive over stated that as an alternative of pulling to the aspect of the street, the car sped off, beginning a high-speed automotive chase.
The rushing automotive finally ran right into a deputy’s car and was pressured to cease. When cops moved in, they discovered Jim Jones within the automotive together with the driving force and two different passengers.
Unfortunately for Jones and his buddies, that wasn’t all of the cops discovered. Law enforcement stated they noticed marijuana, vape cartridges, THC hashish oil, oxycodone, Percocet, two loaded pistols, and a stash of what Jones reportedly referred to as “just petty cash.”
Making issues even worse for Jones and his pals, the cops stated that one of many pistols was stolen.
All 4 have been reportedly busted for the stockpile of paraphernalia.
However, Jones did apparently declare that he had a legitimate prescription for the oxycodone and Percocet. Regardless, Jones was charged with a number of felonies and a misdemeanor.
The felonies have been possession of a stolen firearm, possession of a firearm through the fee of a criminal offense, and possession of narcotics. The misdemeanor cost resulted from the prescription tablets being saved in one thing aside from the unique container.
Jail Time for Jim Jones?
Fortunately for Jones, he didn’t spend a lot time in detention. He was launched comparatively shortly on $7,000 bail. It’s unclear what is going to occur because of his current run-in with the regulation.
Jones is most well-known for his largest and hottest single, “We Fly High.” Released in 2006 on the album “Hustler’s P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment),” the music hit quantity 5 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. It was ultimately licensed platinum.
Jim Jones isn’t the one rapper to run into weed-related hassle with Georgia cops. Last fall, celebrity rapper Young Thug was pulled over in Georgia. Authorities stated they pulled him over as a result of he had an excessive amount of tint on his home windows.
After pulling him over, officers discovered over two ounces of weed in Thug’s automotive. The cops arrested him and put him in jail.
Unike Jim Jones, who reportedly received out shortly after posting bail, Young Thug sat in jail for greater than 4 days. Georgia officers claimed there have been delays in processing his case. As a outcome, they stated, it took longer than traditional to set his bail.