Advertisement

Amy Winehouse arrested for drug possession

Published: Oct. 19, 2007 at 1:57 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 24, 2007 at 3:19 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn
Amy Winehouse is known for a string of R&B hits including "Rehab".
Amy Winehouse is known for a string of R&B hits including "Rehab".

A night in jail for blues singer Amy Winehouse.

The British singer and songwriter was arrested Thursday in Norway for drug possession, along with her husband and a third person.

They were released this morning after paying $715 in fines.

Police say they were found with a-quarter of ounce of marijuana at a hotel in southwestern Norway, were Winehouse is currently on tour.

Authorities say, with the fines paid, they consider the case closed.

Winehouse has more performances in Norway today and tomorrow before continuing her tour Monday in the Netherlands.

Copyright 2007 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.