'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.

Update:

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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