Snoop Dogg's Wife Arrested For Suspicion Of Drunk Driving

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) -- Police say the wife of rapper Snoop Dogg has been arrested in California's Orange County for investigation of driving under the influence of alcohol.

Fullerton police Lt. Craig Brower says officers stopped 32-year-old Shante (Shahn-taye) Broadus of Sherman Oaks about 12:15 a.m. Saturday and took her to jail. She was cited and then released pending a court appearance.

Brower says nobody else was in the car but he didn't have any other details.

Broadus and Snoop Dogg - whose real name is Calvin Broadus Jr. - were married in 1997 and have three children.

A message left with Snoop Dogg's publicist was not immediately returned.


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  • by Cactus Location: Strabane,NC on Jun 16, 2008 at 05:53 PM
    Why is this still part of the news, nothing else of any real importance?
  • by Anonymous Location: north carolina on Jun 16, 2008 at 12:20 PM
    who cares or even gives a hoot
  • by Kim Location: G'ville on Jun 16, 2008 at 03:26 AM
    This is not news. I saw on the news where R.Kelley was acquitted...now that's news. Snoop Doggs wife getting arrested for drunk driving is not news. however if she had an accident and hurt someone, I could see that its news.
  • by Blog Refuter Location: NC on Jun 15, 2008 at 08:16 PM
    When you're a celebrity, when you have a hangnail, it's news.
  • by BIG J Location: SNOWHILL on Jun 15, 2008 at 05:00 PM
    Will Snoop Dogg make a rap song out of this?
  • by Cactus Location: Strabane,NC on Jun 15, 2008 at 02:50 PM
    Who cares?
  • by Kim Location: G'Ville on Jun 15, 2008 at 12:55 PM
    Why is this news?
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