Rapper T.I. and wife arrested for alleged drug possession

rapper-T-I-arrested.jpgAtlanta-based Rapper T.I. and his wife Tameka Cottle were arrested late Wednesday (Aug 1) on drug possession charges.

Seems sheriff's deputies smelled marijuana in their car after a traffic stop.

According to the LA Times, sheriff's deputies pulled over the rapper, 29, and his 36-year-old wife on Sunset Blvd. in West Hollywood.

"During the course of the traffic stop, deputies smelled a strong odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle," L.A. County sheriff's officials said in a statement.

 T.I. and his wife "were found to be in possession of a controlled substance," the statement also read. They were taken to the West Hollywood sheriff's station and booked on possession charges.