Hotelier Chatwal arrested with drugs

Last Updated: Fri, Apr 05, 2013 01:34 hrs

Hotelier Vikram Chatwal has been arrested at an airport in Florida in US for allegedly possessing drugs, media reports said.

According reports, Chatwal tried to get on a plane with cocaine, marijuana and prescription pills.

Chatwal arrested at Florida´s Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport Tuesday, People magazine reported.

Chatwal, who is 41, owns the Dream Hotel in New York and has also starred in a Bollywood movie.

According to the police report, the Transportation Security Administration discovered the drugs hidden on his person and in his bag.

He was booked on one count of trafficking (six grams of heroin) and seven counts of possession for cocaine, heroin, marijuana and various other drugs.

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