NBA player and Teyana Taylor’s husband Iman Shumpert, was arrested at Dallas Airport on Saturday for felony weed possession.
According to TMZ, the player was caught with a ‘sizeable’ amount of marijuana which was inside a plastic bag that was stored inside his backpack. Shumpert even went ahead and admitted that the contents of the plastic bag was weed.
The police were immediately called and put the player in hand cuffs then immediately transported him to the airport jail where he was charged with ‘State Jail Felony’.
According to the police, the marijuana weighed 6.12 ounces and tested positive for marijuana. Shumpert was also found in possession of a Glock magazine and 14 9mm rounds but no gun.
Shumpert was set to board a Delta flight on his way to Los Angeles where he was going to visit his daughter.
The NBA champ could potentially face up to two years in prison as well as a fine of $10,000.