A private jet owned by US rapper Lil Wayne was a subject of curious interest on Monday, December 23rd to investigators from the FBI, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and other agencies.
Lil Wayne was reportedly a passenger on the plane that flew into Miami. The plane, a Gulfstream G-V capable of accommodating up to 14 passengers was stopped by federal agents for a search for suspected drugs, Miami Herald reported.
Miami-Dade police officers were also part of the search team. The jet is being held at Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport, the newspaper quoting three law enforcement sources said. It said Federal agents received a tip about drugs possibly being transported.
A search warrant was being obtained from a Miami federal judge to inspect the aircraft, the Miami Herald reported.