Soulja Boy was arrested Tuesday morning (October 18) in Tempe, Georgia for marijuana possession following a routine traffic stop.
According to TMZ, the 21-year-old rapper (real name: DeAndre Cortez Way) was pulled over while riding in an SUV from a car service at around 3:15 AM. After the stop, the vehicle was searched and cops discovered a “substantial amount” of marijuana and cash (roughly $70,000).
Soulja and four others were arrested; and are currently being held in Carrol County Jail.
Guns were also found.
All five in the car were charged with possession of marijuana, possession with intent to distribute, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.