Sunday, April 26, 2009

Dashing Andre

busted Andre 3000 mugshot

Andre 3000

Charges: In March 2009, rapper/actor Andre 3000 (real name: Andre Benjamin), one half of the duo Outkast, was busted by Georgia police for speeding. The posted speed limit was 65 mph and Andre was going 109 mph.

Date: Mugshot taken on March 30, 2009

Verdict: The busted Grammy winner told cops he was speeding because he missed an exit and had to turn around. Andre posted $1200 bond and was released pending a court date.

Tennis Star's Dilemma

busted Jennifer Capriati mugshot

Jennifer Capriati

Charges: In 1994, tennis star Jennifer Capriati was arrested by Florida police and charged with possession of marijuana after cops went to her hotel room in search of a runaway girl.

Date: Mugshot taken on May 16, 1994

Verdict: Capriati settled the misdemeanor charge by agreeing to attend drug counseling.