Mama June reportedly arrested on drug charges


Reality Television star June “Mama June” Shannon, the mother of Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, has reportedly been arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.

Shannon, 39, ended up in cuffs Wednesday soon after she and boyfriend Geno Doak had a domestic dispute at an Alabama gas station, according to TMZ. Soon after a witness referred to as police to the scene, the cops arrested Shannon and Goak. He was reportedly arrested for domestic violence and harassment, as nicely as felony possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.

June “Mama June” Shannon visits Develop Series to speak about Mama June: From Not to Hot on June 11, 2018, in New York City. (Photo: Desiree Navarro/Getty Photos)

Shannon’s rep did not quickly respond to Yahoo Entertainment’s request for comment.

June “Mama June” Shannon, middle, poses with daughter Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson and boyfriend Geno Doak on July 31, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo: Robin L Marshall/Getty Photos)

Fans know Mama June from Right here Comes Honey Boo Boo and its spinoff, Mama June: From Not to Hot, which focuses on her life soon after splitting from companion Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson and her dramatic weight loss. The third season was set to premiere Friday, and Shannon had promoted it on social media in the days ahead of and soon after her arrest.

At the finish of the second season of her WE television show, Shannon told Doak, her plus-1 for the previous 3 years soon after they had been introduced by mutual pals, that she wanted to either get engaged or break up.

Shannon has gushed about Doak in the previous.

“We’re quite committed to 1 one more and we each enjoy each and every other,” she stated of their partnership in a January 2018 interview with Entertainment Tonight. “We’re quite content in our partnership. We’re each most effective pals. We’re with each and every other 24/7. And it is just content.”

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