Cheif Keef is back in trouble with the law in Sioux Falls, South Dakota following a show promoted by Kowabunga Music. Cheif Keef was arrested for attempting to bring marijuana on board his flight after being searched in TSA it was found that he had drugs in his luggage.
Keith Cozart, who goes by stage name Chief Keef, who recently released a new mixtape Thot Breaker is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia of marijuana and possession of between two ounces and a half-pound of marijuana. The jail log indicates he was lodged at 9:21 a.m. Monday.
Cozart was arrested at the airport, police spokesman Sam Clemens confirmed. Airport security found two THC edibles and four blunts in his luggage around 8:30 a.m.
Cozart was scheduled to perform June 11 at the Ramkota Hotel, 3200 W. Maple St.
Cozart has collaborated with other musicians such as Kanye West, Wiz Khalifa and 50 Cent. His music is featured on the video game “Grand Theft Auto V.” He was dropped from the record label Interscope in 2014, amid reports of lukewarm record sales.
Cozart was arrested on a DUI charge in Miami in April, according to local10.com.
Police said Cozart failed a DUI test, and he told police, “When you find weed in my urine, I’ll just get my attorney to get my marijuana card. You’ll find weed in me,” local10.com reported.
The police report said Cozart had bloodshot eyes and had a cup filled with a drink containing cough syrup, soda and Jolly Ranchers, local10.com reported.
In January, Cozart was arrested on charges he assaulted and robbed his former music producer in California, TMZ reported.