Police say Paris Hilton has been released from jail after being arrested on cocaine possession charges in Las Vegas.
Police spokesman Marcus Martin says the socialite was arrested after police stopped the car she was in late Friday night on a Las Vegas street after they noticed what they suspected to be marijuana smoke coming from it.
Martin says Hilton was found to be in the possession of cocaine, but he didn't know how much.
She was booked into the Clark County Detention Center.
Police watch commander Lt. Wayne Holman said Hilton was released later on her own recognizance. He didn't have any details about a court date on the charge.
Copyright 2016 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.