Snoop Officially Charged With Gun, Drug Charges, Facing Four Years

Rapper Snoop Dogg

was officially charged with gun and drug charges today (Apr. 10) Los Angeles County

prosecutors announced today. The

charges stem from an Oct. 26 incident at the Bob Hope airport by Burbank police

at the Bob Hope Airport. Police approached the rapper for parking in a passenger

pickup zone and discovered marijuana in his vehicle. Snoop

Dogg, 35, was arrested on suspicion of transportation of a controlled substance.


being taken into custody, the rapper was freed on $35,000 bond. Burbank police

later executed a search warrant and found a gun in the rapper's home.Snoop,

born Cordozar Calvin Broadus, was charged with gun possession by a felon and sale

or transportation of marijuana, both felonies.According

to Deputy District Attorney Marian Thompson, Snoop Dogg is scheduled to be arraigned

at 10:00 am tomorrow (Apr. 11) in Pasadena Superior Court, Dept. D.If

convicted, Snoop Dogg faces up to four years in state prison.