Dion Waiters Reportedly Suffers Panic Attack After Eating THC-Infused Edible
According to ESPN, NBA baller Dion Waiters suffered a panic attack on the Miami Heat charter plane after consuming a THC-infused edible.
Waiters, who was MIA against the Lakers, reportedly received medical treatment when the plane landed after the flight from Los Angeles from Phoenix.
Waiters has had a rough start to the season in Miami, and has yet to play in a single game this season.
The Heat are reportedly frustrated with his lack of production after inking him to a huge deal. He is in the third year of his four year, $52 million deal with the Heat. He is also due $24 million through the end of his contract, though could miss a $1.2 million bonus if he misses three more games this year.
This incident will make it even harder for the team to trade the veteran seeing as no team may be willing to take on all the drama surrounding the veteran player.
Former NBA Star Kwame Brown Charged With Felony Possession After Being Busted With Edibles
According to TMZ, Former NBA star Kwame Brown was recently arrested for drug possession after his Benz was pulled over in Georgia. Brown was found in possession of numerous weed edibles after the car was searched.
According to reports, when the police approached the car they could already smell the marijuana, and so happened to have found a small amount between the driver and passenger seat leading Brown to confess that he had a pack of edibles in the trunk of his vehicle.
The police seized a reported three bags of cannabis cookies, a bag of cannabis-infused tea, and two cans of cannabis-infused mints in a backpack, all of which are legal when produced and advertised online yet remain illegal in the state of Georgia.
Despite Brown being a passenger of the vehicle at the time, and the driver, Ivy Cash, claiming that he was the owner of the marijuana products in question, it was Brown who was subsequently arrested and charged with felony possession of edible marijuana products and misdemeanor possession of less than one ounce of weed and Cash was was strangley only arrested for driving without a license.
Brown is a former first overall pick in the 2001 draft, but never was able to live up to the hype and bounced around the NBA for years. He recently has had success playing in the Big 3 for the 3 Headed Monsters.
Authorities made the discovery after they received a tip that Rodney Halterman, who was wanted on an arrest warrant for attempted murder in Story County, was hiding in a home owned by Mayor Kennedy and her husband. While looking for Halterman in Jamaica, deputies called for a search warrant because they smelled an “overwhelming odor of raw marijuana” coming from the house. After a search warrant was issued, law enforcement authorities found 18 marijuana plants, nine packages of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Each package was estimated to contain 4-5 ounces of marijuana.
Come to find out, Halterman wasn’t even hiding in the home. However, Greene County sheriff’s deputies found him soon after, and arrested him. The Kennedys’ were have been charged with manufacture with intent to deliver marijuana, possession of a controlled substance and two counts of failure to affix a drug stamp.
They’ve since been released and are waiting for their court date..