Traffic Stop conducted on Rap Artist Frank Ocean (MCSO press release)
On Monday, December 31, 2012, at approximately 4:30pm, a Mono County Deputy Sheriff, with the assistance of a California Highway Patrol Officer, observed a black BMW traveling at a high rate of speed, southbound on US Hwy 395 near Tom’s Place.
The vehicle was stopped by the Deputy. As the Deputy approached the vehicle, a strong odor of marijuana came from inside the car. Christopher Breaux, aka Frank Ocean, age 25, of Beverly Hills, CA, had a small bag of marijuana on his person. Mr. Breaux was cited for possession of marijuana and released.
This incident has been forwarded to the Mono County District Attorney’s Office for review.
Written and prepared by Jennifer Hansen, Public Information Officer