According to Norwegian media, Snoop Dogg has allegedly been detained in Norway after entering the country with marijuana and a large amount of cash. Although the detainment was brief, customs agents are tight-lipped about the incident.
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.
This is not the first time, Snoop has been arrested on marijuana possession.