Nets defender James Harden was briefly detained and searched by police in Paris on Thursday while apparently trying to speak on behalf of rapper Lil Baby.After this The police searched Lil Baby’s car, Which smells like marijuana, is a banned substance in France.
The incident at around 4:30 pm local time (10:30 am EST) was captured by the camera. Harden said in the short video, “You know, it’s okay, I don’t understand.” ESPN reported that Harden was standing on the street when the car stopped.
Harden is “Not arrested or detained,” the Paris Prosecutor’s Office said (according to CBS News), but Lil Baby (real name Dominic Jones) was arrested along with an unidentified man and charged with transporting drugs.
ESPN report The police found 20 grams of marijuana in the car.
Lil Baby and Harden are very friendly and share a common bond in music.
“He really likes music,” Lil Baby said of Harden billboard“This is how I contact him on another level. He really likes music.”
Earlier Thursday, the Nets star and the Atlanta rapper were spotted together. They also hang out with Kanye West on Wednesday night.
The NBA and the Nets have not yet commented on the matter.