Justin Bieber Plane Detained… Then Released
Justin Bieber has had one of the worst starts of the year in history of any person.
Today, was not better as the singer’s planed was held at Teterboro airport for suspicion of carrying marijuana.
TMZ has the full story,
Justin Bieber’s private jet touched down outside NYC for the Super Bowl — and authorities immediately held him for questioning … because of a strong odor of pot coming from his plane … TMZ has learned.
We’re told … the plane was stopped after it arrived at Teterboro airport in New Jersey. As we told you … Justin, his dad and some friends were traveling there for Super Bowl parties.
Sources tell us law enforcement is holding the plane … because they think there may be marijuana on board. We’re told the plane and the passengers are currently being searched … but so far no pot has been found.
A source close to Bieber tells us, the passengers knew they’d be searched … since they were flying into the U.S. from Canada.
The pop star – who had chartered a jet for his dad and entourage of friends – was on his way to Super Bowl pre-parties, according to TMZ.
The plane had just arrived when authorities detected what was described as a strong odor of pot.
The plane was ordered held until drug-sniffing dogs could check it out.
It was not clear if Bieber was on what was described as his personal aircraft.
The incident comes after Toronto authorities decided to charge the 19-year-old Bieber with assault on Wednesday.
He is already facing a driving under the influence case in Miami and remains under investigation for felony vandalism in California.