– American rapper Lil Wayne has been found onboard an aircraft with cocaine and a gun
– Authorities at the Miami airport searched the plane after they got a tip off about drugs being transported
– Moments later, Wayne’s attorney disclosed that the rapper was cleared to leave the scene
– The rapper also updated his fans on Twitter by noting that every is good 37-year-old American rapper Dwayne Michael Carter Jr popularly known as Lil Wayne, was accosted by federal agents in Florida on Monday, December 23, after he was found aboard an aircraft that was carrying cocaine and a gun.
According to reports by The Sun, the aircraft was searched by authorities who had gotten a tip off earlier on, moments after Wayne landed at the Miami-Opa Locka executive airport.
During the process of search, it was reported that cocaine and a firearm were found on the aircraft, a Gulfstream G-V capable of accommodating up to 14 passengers and crew, which had been travelling from California.
Herald reports that the search involved investigators with the Miami-Dade police, FBI, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and other agencies.
Another report from TMZ noted that the rapper’s lawyers rushed down to the scene after he contacted them. A defence attorney to Wayne, Howard Srebnick, later disclosed that the 37-year-old rapper had been cleared to leave the scene on Monday night.
The rapper also took to micro blogging platform, Twitter, to update his fans. His post suggested that everything seemed to be under control.
See tweet below:
All goody! I think they thought I was talking abt a different “Pack” in my last tweet. But anyway GO PACK GO!!!
— Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) December 24, 2019