Willie Nelson Busted at Sierra Blanca Checkpoint
POSTED: Friday, November 26, 2010 - 2:49pm
UPDATED: Saturday, November 27, 2010 - 6:54am
SIERRA BLANCA - Country music great Willie Nelson was caught with marijuana at the Sierra Blanca Border Patrol checkpoint this morning.
Hudspeth County Sheriff Arvin West says Nelson was en route to Austin from California aboard a bus when drug sniffing dogs alerted agents to the pot.
Nelson posted $2,500 bond and is charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession.
His arrest happened at 9:30 this morning.