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Taboo Arrested For Marijuana Possession

Posted By on March 28, 2007

Black Eyed Peas member Taboo was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence outside of Los Angeles, CA early Tuesday morning (Mar. 27).

Taboo, born Jaime Luis Gomez, was arrested after he was involved in a minor collision.

Police cited the Grammy Award winning rapper for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, possession of a prescribed medication without a prescription, and DUI.

He was released and must appear in court at an undisclosed time and date.

In related BEP news, group member Fergie has signed on to design two new handbag collections starting in 2007 for Kipling North America.

The collection, which marks Fergie's first foray into handbag designs, is due in stores starting Sept. 1 at select retailers.

Fergie's Kipling designed collections will be supported with advertising, in-store signing events and personal appearances by Fergie.