Jah Itagaki's REGGAE LIFE News Archives

February 15, 2002

Stephen and Julian arrested on ganja charges

Stephen Marley and Julian Marley, both are reggae musicians and also sons of the late Bob Marley, were arrested in Florida on marijuana possession Wednesday (Feb. 13).

In the middle of way home from the concert in New Orleans, their Mercedes-Benz was stopped for speeding by the Florida Highway Patrol. And the policeman who has noticed the smell of a strong odour of marijuana found eight big joint in Julian's jacket and under the passenger seat where Stephen was sitting.

They paid US$500 bail each and were released.

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