• Reality star Mama June arrested in Alabama on drug charges

    By: Shelby Lin Erdman, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

    TUSKEGEE, Ala. -

    The reality TV star known as Mama June is in trouble with the law.

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    June Shannon, known for her turns on “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” and “Mama June: From Not to Hot” was arrested in Alabama last week on drug charges, according to media reports.


    Shannon is facing charges of possession of a controlled substance and use and or possession of drug paraphernalia, WVTM-TV reported.

    She was arrested with her boyfriend, Eugene Edward Doak, after a fight at a Tuskegee gas station, according to WVTM.

    Doak allegedly threatened her life and was charged with domestic violence and drug charges. 

    Police searched a vehicle and found a needle, a crack pipe and other drugs and paraphernalia, the news station reported.

    Both were jailed in Macon County, Shannon on a $10,000 bond and Doak on an $11,000 bond.


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