‘Pawn Stars’ Favorite Chumlee Arrested On Weapon + Drug Charges (See His Mugshot)
Austin “Chumlee” Russell of History Channel‘s Pawn Stars was arrested yesterday afternoon (March 9) in his Las Vegas home after a search warrant for an alleged sexual assault led police to some very illegal belongings.
Their search turned up both drugs (marijuana and methamphetamine) and “at least” one handgun.
He was taken into custody by police and slapped with 19 drug-possession charges and one weapon charge and is being held until his first court appearance.
While not yet charged with anything for the reported sexual assault, the investigation is ongoing and Chumlee is still a suspect. His bail is currently set at $62,000.