Monday, March 30, 2009

Eye on T.I.

busted T.I. mugshot

Subject: T.I.

Charges: In 2003, rapper T.I. (real name: Clifford Harris) was arrested by Florida cops and charged with battery on a law enforcement officer, trespassing, and disorderly conduct after security guards accused him and some friends of creating a disturbance at a Hillsborough County mall.

Date: Mugshot taken on September 23, 2003

Verdict: In January 2005, T.I. pleaded guilty to the charges. He was sentenced to 18 months of probation and 75 hours of community service.

Scot on the Rocks

busted Scottie Pippen mugshot

Subject: Scottie Pippen

Charges: Six-time NBA champ's Scottie Pippen was busted in April 1999 and charged with drunk driving. He was arrested by Houston cops after running a red light. Pippen failed a field sobriety test and refused to take a breathalyzer.

Date: Mugshot taken on April 22. 1999

Verdict: Pippen was booked on suspicion of DWI and released on $500 bond. Harris County prosecutors subsequently dismissed the misdemeanor charge.