Posted: Aug 13, 2010 8:55 PM by Alison Haynes
CHALMETTE, La. (AP) - New Orleans rapper Juvenile has pleaded
guilty to a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge in Louisiana.
The St. Bernard Parish sheriff's office says the 34-year-old,
whose real name is Terius Gray, entered the plea Thursday. The
rapper and an aquaintance were arrested Feb. 25.
He received a suspended sentence of three months in jail and
must serve six months probation and pay a $250 fine and court
Juvenile, best known for the song "Back That Thing Up," has
been arrested at least four times on charges ranging from failure
to pay child support to resisting an officer at a Florida mall in
1999. Most of the charges have been dismissed. In 2003, he was
sentenced to 75 hours of community service for hitting a man on the
head with a champagne bottle.