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T.I. and His Wife Busted for Possession

9/2/2010 8:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

The honeymoon is over for T.I. and his wife Tameka Cottle because TMZ has learned they were arrested tonight and booked for the alleged possession of a controlled substance.


Law enforcement sources tell us L.A. County Sheriff's deputies pulled over the multi-platinum selling rapper and his wife in a Maybach on Sunset Boulevard around 10:18PM. Deputies say they smelled marijuana.

When searching the vehicle cops found a controlled substance. Law enforcement sources tell us the controlled substance was not cocaine, but rather the class of controlled substance that triggered the arrest includes methamphetamines and ecstasy.

The couple just got married on July 30 in Miami, and T.I. -- real name Clifford Harris Jr. -- is on probation after doing seven months in prison on federal weapons charges.

Law enforcement sources say both T.I. and Tameka were booked on felony possession of a controlled substance.
We're told T.I. and Tameka are in custody right now. Bail amount is $10,000.

UPDATE: T.I. and Tameka were released around 4:00AM.



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#77 Donna...That is soooo funny Miss Piggy...LOL

1427 days ago


I dont get it, I thought California legalized weed? Why would they get pulled over for "smelling" weed, when that might be legal? So it's legal, but if you smoke you will get harassed and shook down for stronger drugs automatically? What a hypocritical state!!

1427 days ago


Innocent UNTIL PROVEN Guilty!

1427 days ago


T.I., man you are cool with me but you preached to younger people, now maybe someone needs to preach to you this time! Wake up my brother GOD is trying to tell you something:

1427 days ago


Whoa! What a dog! Being a big time rapper come on TI find something better than that mutt!

1427 days ago


Man he JUST got of WAAAAY 2 easy as it WAS. They gonna look @ U 4 a LOOONG time. They already hatin' U in a MAYBACH N E way. They figure U rubbin' it in they face just ridin' NORMAL. U Ridin' diiirty on paper? WTF. Tiny betta take the fall or U goin back up the road. BIM

1427 days ago

my 2 cents    

Either the police has a quota as to how many arrest they have to make in order for a promotion and or too many people just don't know any better to never get involved with those doing drugs as Drugs is a NO NO.

1427 days ago


King of the South don't mean sh** in L.A. Just got of jail and going right back. You would think if he does not have enough common sense to ride around and smoke that sh**, his old ass wife should know better.

1427 days ago


people know right from wrong somethings in life that you can't predict. I luv both of them i hope that T.I. don't go back to jail.

1427 days ago


They are stupid! T.I will be revisiting his jail mate, Bubba. Smoke @ home. No one rides dirty anymore, unlesS they are STUPID.!!!!!!!!!!

1427 days ago


he is a handsome dude but her, how the hell did he pick her from all the fine ass he must get

1427 days ago


he is a handsome dude but her, how the hell did he pick her from all the fine ass he must get

1427 days ago


Cops need to be going after real criminals...cops are so small time...they are just "Hating"....CHUMPS!!!!

1427 days ago


he stupid as hell what an idiot and you on probation. why chance it, but with that said how they get arrested for weed and paris get off for coke

1427 days ago


How sad this is...Him and his stupid wife,Don't you have 6 kids to take care of? I lost a lot of respect for him, I really thought he had his shiot together..

1427 days ago
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