Frankie Arrested for Drug Possession

Frankie Arrested for Drug Possession

The reality television star is in trouble with the law once again.

Published April 29, 2011

Frankie Lons, the mother of R&B singer Keyshia Cole, has landed in jail again. 


According to TMZ,  the troublesome Celebrity Rehab star was detained by the police yesterday [April 29] after a routine traffic stop resulted in the discovery of “drug-related material,” a direct violation of her probation. 


Frankie is being charged with a misdemeanor for possession and probation violation. She remains behind bars this morning. 


Law enforcement said, a warrant was out for Frankie’s arrest for failing to appear at a mandatory court date related to her probation earlier this month.


Frankie rose to moderate fame when she made her television debut on the popular BET reality series Keyshia Cole: The Way It Is. A fan favorite on the show for a wildly entertaining and unruly persona, Frankie starred in the short-lived spin-off Frankie & Neffe in 2009 before becoming a cast member on VH1's Celebrity Rehab.

(Photo:  Ray Tamarra/Getty Images)

Written by Brooklyne Gipson


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