Rapper Snoop Dogg has been
charged with a drugs offence after a sniffer dog found marijuana on his tour
The 40-year-old, also a top record producer, was arrested at the
border with . Mexico
customs chief said officers
found a bottle containing rolled joints and more cannabis hidden in two
containers. Spokesman Bill Brooks confirmed: "They turned him over to the
local sheriff." US
Police said the star "freely admitted" the cannabis belonged to him.
Snoop, real name Calvin Broadus, will appear in court next Friday charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.
He has previous convictions for possessing drugs from cannabis to cocaine as well as gun offences.
In 2010 country singer Willie Nelson, 78, was caught with cannabis at the same spot in Sierra Blanca,