NBA participant Iman Shumpert was arrested for having a “sizeable” quantity of marijuana in his backpack on the Dallas/Fort Price Airport on Saturday … TMZ Sports activities has discovered.
In response to the police report, officers responded to a possible drug violation name round 2:40 PM … after TSA screeners discovered a plastic bag full of a “inexperienced leafy substance” in Shumpert’s bag, which he admitted was weed.
Cops say the substance weighed 6.12 ounces and examined constructive for marijuana utilizing a cellular check.
The report provides 32-year-old Shumpert — who was set to board a Delta airplane to Los Angeles at 3 PM — expressed concern about lacking his journey to go to his daughter … however the responding officer knowledgeable him he wouldn’t be making that flight, as he was being positioned beneath arrest for marijuana possession.
The report says the 2016 NBA champ was then positioned in handcuffs and transported to the airport jail with out incident.
The cost is assessed as a “State Jail Felony” … which means Shumpert may withstand two years behind bars and a $10K effective, if convicted.
Cops additionally declare Shumpert — who additionally received Season 30 of “Dancing With The Stars” — had a Glock journal and 14 9mm rounds in his bag … though he did not have a gun.
Shumpert final performed for the Brooklyn Nets in 2020-21 … and has additionally suited up for the Knicks, Cavaliers, Kings and Rockets over his decade-long profession. He is averaging 7.2 factors a sport in his profession.