Two men, including Memphis rapper “Big 30″, were arrested early Thursday morning in Brookside after they were pulled over with drugs, a loaded weapon and more than $17,000 in cash in the car.
The arrest occurred around 4:00 a.m., when Officers stopped a Ford Expedition rental car on I-22 near Cherry Ave. The driver, Leaton Foster of Decatur Ga, and Rodney “Big 30” White of Memphis were traveling from Atlanta to Memphis.
Brookside PD recovered more than $17K in cash, a loaded Glock 40 handgun, Controlled Substances: Promethazine & Codeine, and Marijuana individually packaged for sale.
Both men were arrested and taken to the Brookside Jail.
White has pending State & Federal charges from Tennessee and is being held pending Federal extradition.