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April 26, 2019
South Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested Wednesday at the U.S. border in upstate New York on drug and weapons charges.
The rapper was with two other men in his vehicle trying to enter the country from Canada when they were detained. Four others were traveling in a separate car with Kodak.
During a search of the group’s Cadillac Escalade, which Kodak was driving, police found marijuana on the rapper and a gun inside the vehicle.
The Glock 9mm pistol had allegedly not been declared.
In the other vehicle, police claim they found two other weapons and more marijuana in the trunk.
Kodak Black was arrested for criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana. Two others were also arrested on weapons charges.
The driver of the other car was also arrested.
Black was released on bond Thursday.
Due to strict and complicated gun laws, it is very easy to end up on the wrong side of the law. Fortunately, our
South Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys at Whittel & Melton are here to help. We can explain the charges you face and then help you resolve them as quickly as possible.
We understand Florida’s gun and weapon laws in detail, and we can help you build the strongest possible defense to whatever the charges you face. This includes gun charges as well as any other charges allegedly committed. If it is not possible to get the evidence against you thrown out, we will do whatever we can to negotiate a favorable resolution. We will fight aggressively to keep you out of jail whenever possible.
If you would like to learn more about how we can help with your weapons charges in South Florida, please contact us at 561-367-8777 or contact us online to request a free initial consultation.