JayDaYoungan Arrested For Drug Possession In Florida

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Gadsden County, FL – JayDaYoungan was arrested by the Florida Highway Patrol prior to his scheduled performance at the 2019 Rolling Loud Festival. The Louisiana-based rapper was charged with felony possession a controlled substance without a prescription, according to the Tallahassee Democrat.

On Saturday morning (May 11), troopers pulled over a car driven by 23-year-old Trevonne Mingo for speeding. They conducted a search the vehicle after the smell marijuana was detected.

JayDaYoungan, whose real name is Javorious Scott, was among the passengers.

Troopers discovered 20 grams marijuana, drug paraphernalia and Oxycodone pill in their search. One the four people in the car also had a loaded firearm.

JayDaYoungan, Mingo and another passenger were arrested and booked in Gadsden County Jail. A fourth person, identified as an 18-year-old female by WTXL-TV, was released from custody on a notice to appear.

The arrest JayDaYoungan added to the drama affecting Saturday’s Rolling Loud lineup. Kodak Black was also apprehended by police before he could take the stage. Plus, Lil Wayne skipped his performance after refusing to consent to a search by ficers working the event.