Country legend Willie Nelson was arrested in Texas on Friday morning (26Nov10) on suspicion of drug possession.
The singer's tour bus was pulled over by Border Patrol police at a Sierra Blanca checkpoint at around 9am (local time) and a subsequent search of the vehicle reportedly turned up six ounces (170 grams) of marijuana.
The 77 year old was booked in Hudspeth County Jail and posted $2,500 (£1,670) bail, according to
Nelson had been on his way from California to Austin when he was busted.