'Pawn Stars' Chumlee Arrested: Drug, Gun Charges Filed During Police Raid [Breaking]

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Chumlee from Pawn Stars has been arrested. According to TMZ, the reality star was picked up by police during a raid at his home in Las Vegas. Authorities were on official duty at Chumlee's home investigating a sexual assault claim. He was taken into custody on guns and drugs charges.

"Las Vegas Metro PD says officers showed up at his home Wednesday afternoon with a search warrant in connection with a sexual assault case. We're told Chumlee is the suspect in that case. Our law enforcement sources tell us cops found marijuana, meth, and a weapon during the search," reports TMZ.

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According to Hollywood Life, police found "several" guns inside Chumlee's home. Police showed up at his home with a warrant earlier today. It is unknown how long police were in the home -- or what they were looking for -- before they took Chumlee into custody.

Chumlee is currently being held at a jail in Clark County, Nevada. Check out his mugshot photo below.

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So far, no statement has been released by The History Channel.


Chumlee has been released from jail on bond. He is scheduled to appear in court on Friday morning, but it is unknown if he has hired a lawyer to represent him. Authorities say that the sexual assault case is still open and the investigation is ongoing.

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