James Harden Stopped And Frisked By Police As Rapper Lil Baby Arrested On Weed Charge In Paris Day After Viral Video

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NBA star James Harden and rapper Lil Baby were apparently questioned by police in Paris a day after they were filmed in a video that went viral.

On Wednesday night a video of Harden and Lil Baby looking confused as they were met by paparazzi during fashion week in Paris made the rounds on the Internet.

Just a day after that video was filmed Harden and Lil Baby were detained by police after apparently being suspected of carrying marijuana.

Harden was frisked by the Parisian police and let got but Lil Baby was seen handcuffed inside a police van.


Harden and several other men were swarmed by cops during an apparent search on the popular Avenue Montaigne. In one video circulating on social media, the Brooklyn Nets superstar can be heard saying he doesn’t understand what’s going on as cops begin to search him.

Baby was seated in the back of a police van and appeared to be handcuffed … local reports say he was among 3 people arrested for some sort of marijuana-related charge. The report said the vehicle the men were traveling in was pulled over and officers could smell marijuana. There were allegedly 20 grams of weed discovered.

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