posted on Jan, 13 2005 @ 02:18 PM
Aurelian Smith, Jr., 49, of Pompano Beach, Fla., also know as Jake The Snake Roberts, was arrested by the Banks County Sheriff's Office and charged
with possession of coc aine.
The arrest came after a woman, who said she was his girlfriend, was stopped by the Commerce Police Department and allegedly had drugs in her
possession. Sheriff Charles Chapman said she told officers that her boyfriend, Jake the Snake, was at a Banks Crossing motel and he probably had drugs
Sheriff Chapman said an undercover agent went to Roberts' motel room and the former wrestler gave him consent to search the room. The sheriff said a
crack pipe with residue in it was found in the room. He added that no drugs were found in the motel room.
Smith was a professional wrestler for the World Wrestling Federation during the 1980s and 1990s. He is known for his elaborate promotions, use of
psychology in his matches and for inventing the DDT.
[Edited on 13/1/05 by TRD]