MOBB DEPP star ALBERT 'PRODIGY' JOHNSON has been arrested on drug and gun charges while on the way to perform at a concert.

The SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST rapper was apprehended in Cohoes, New York State on Saturday (01NOV03) after police received calls about two suspicious vehicles - and found a loaded gun in one of them.

Prodigy, who was on his way to perform at the COHOES ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX, has been charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and possession of marijuana.

Police also arrested the driver of one of the vehicles, DAVID ST BERNARD, who was allegedly caught possessing crack and powdered cocaine.

06/11/2003 14:02