Wesley Eric Weston, aka Lil Flip was arrested in DeSoto, TX with his friend, Olanza Sanders of Shreveport for possession of marijuana and a AR-15 assault rifle. Police pulled the vehicle over on Interstate 49 because Lil Flip was doing 86 in a 75 MPH zone. After being pulled over the officers conducted a search of the vehicle and discovered drugs and firearms.
Both men were taken into custody and sent to DeSoto Detention Center. Lil Flip is currently still behind bars on a $35,300 bond while Sanders has already posted bail on a $25,000 bond.
Lil Flip is being charged with third-offense possession of marijuana, possession of a firearm in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance and speeding. Sanders is charged with illegal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.