Friday night saw the arrest of Paris Hilton in Las Vegas as she was convicted of carrying cocaine, says a report in www.people.com. The police stopped her car on the way as they noticed marijuana smoke coming out of it when the car was in front of the Wynn Hotel.
The police conducted a search and found cocaine in Paris’s purse. According to reports, a small pouch containing cocaine fell out of the purse when she was looking for some lip balm. Paris then reportedly didn’t recognize the cocaine, and asked if it was gum.
According to the report published in www.eonline.com, the small bag that fell out of her bag contained .8 grams of cocaine. Hilton is now being charged for felony drug possession and the arrangement has been set for October 27. She could face up to four years in prison.
She denied owning the baggie and said that the purse was not hers. She said that she had borrowed the purse from a friend and the content in the purse was not all hers. There was an Albuterol pill, zig-zag wrappers, $1300 cash and credit cards in the purse that she said were hers. There were some cosmetics inside the purse that she said belonged to her friend.
She was first arrested early in the morning but was released later. This was the third time that Paris had been involved in a drug related case.
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