By Noah Rayman
April 4, 2014

Rapper Trick Daddy was arrested Thursday evening for possession of cocaine and a firearm, NBC Miami reports.

Police obtained a warrant and searched his home in Miramar where the rapper, whose real name is Maurice Young, was detained getting out of his car, according to an arrest affidavit from the Broward Sheriff’s Office. They found one gram of powder that field tested positive for cocaine, a 9mm Sig Sauer and a box of ammunition.

Young, 40, was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon, and driving with a suspended license. He told police that he is a convicted felon and has been arrested previously for trafficking narcotics, possession of ammunition by a convicted felon and possession of cocaine, according to the affidavit.

He was released from jail on bond and it is unclear if he has a lawyer, NBC reports.

[NBC Miami]

 

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