Pawn Stars: Austin ‘Chumlee’ Russell Facing Weapons and Drug Charges

One of the stars of the hit show Pawn Stars was arrested Wednesday.  Austin “Chumlee” Russell was brought into custody after police say they found at least one weapon and several illegal drugs at his home.  Russell was already associated with an investigation in a sexual assault case (he hasn’t been charged in that case yet) when police came to his house to serve a warrant in conjunction with that case.  H

However, according to reports,  Las Vegas Metro Police Department officers found at least one weapon, marijuana and methamphetamines at Russell’s home.  The reality star was charged and booked at the Clark County Detention Center, where he remains in custody on $62,000 bail, according to the Las Vegas Sun.

“Chumlee” as he’s affectionately called is one of the more popular stars of Pawn Stars, a show that follows Las Vegas pawn shop owner Rick Harrison and his crazy family and staff.   So far A&E networks have declined to comment on the arrest.

The Las Vegas Sun also quoted Harrison offering support for his co-star. “We don’t have details yet,” he said, “but are here to help Chumlee however we can.”  He’s been quoted as being the move “lovable” employees of Harrison’s store.


Add Comment

What The Pokemon Live-Action Series Needs To Avoid
Why Nick Miller Was the Best Character on New Girl
10 Things You Didn’t Know about “Help! I Wrecked My House”
Is the Show “Beach Hunters” Fake?
Was The Mandarin Done Justice In Shang-Chi?
Last Night in Soho: The Upcoming Film is Full of Surprises
Why The Amazing Spiderman Movies Failed To Connect With Most Audiences
Ready Or Not: Why You Should Watch This Underrated Gem
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Nick Uhlenhuth
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Michelle Rider
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Shikha Singh
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Tereza Kacerova
Why You Should Read Spy x Family
Five Lesser Known Comic Villains You Should Know About
All MCU Phase 4 Villains Created by MCU’s Heroes
Is Marvel’s ‘What If…?’ Part of the MCU?
Three Villains That We Loved From “One Piece”
Anime You Should Watch: Redline
The Most Iconic Ninjutsus In Naruto
Saint Seiya: The Four Knights Ranked From Strongest to Weakest
Why You Should Play Diablo 3
fortnite battle royale
The 10 Best Free To Play Games You Can Play Right Now
Knockout City Is a New PVP Worth Checking Out
10 Best N64 Games That Utilized The Expansion Pak