Jadakiss' Yonkers Apartment Searched, Drugs Found
August 27, 2009 at 9:04 AM (PT)
DEF JAM artist JADAKISS claims he is an innocent victim following the recent raid of his YONKERS, NEW YORK apartment. SATURDAY (AUGUST 22nd) police executed a search warrant for his apartment. They recovered five grams of heroin, six-and-a-half pounds of high grade marijuana and $40,000 in cash. Police arrested 25-year-old ALBERTO LAJARA and 39-year-old GABRIEL HENRIQUEZ and charged them with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, disorderly conduct and felonious second-degree criminal possession of marijuana, second-degree assault and second degree obstructing of governmental administration.
JADAKISS issued a statement indicating he had no knowledge or involvement in the incident. “Since the release of my recent album, "THE LAST KISS,” I have been on the road touring and promoting my project," said JADAKISS. " I am focused on my performance schedule and career."
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