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Snoop Dogg busted in Norway with marijuana, cash

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Snoop Dogg busted in Norway with marijuana, cash

OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norwegian media are reporting that Snoop Dogg busted in Norway with marijuana, cashSnoop Dogg was briefly detained in Norway after entering the country with marijuana and a large amount of cash.

Customs officials decline to confirm the report, saying only that an American artist entered Norway with a small amount of marijuana that was detected by a sniffer-dog. Norwegian law prevents law enforcement officials from naming suspects.

A customs officer who spoke on condition of anonymity said Thursday that the artist was also carrying more cash than is legally allowed and was subsequently fined 52,000 kroner ($8,600) for the violations.

Snoop Dogg was scheduled to perform Thursday at a musical festival in the southern town of Kristiansand.

The rapper, whose name is Calvin Broadus, has in the past been arrested on marijuana possession.

 

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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