Dancehall star Busy Signal is the latest Jamaican entertainer facing drug charges in a United States court.
Signal was arrested yesterday upon arrival at the Norman Manley International airport in Kingston, after a tour in Europe.
Busy Signal, whose real name is Glendale Gordon, was met by members of the Fugitive Apprehension Team, United States Marshalls and representatives of the British High Commission, immediately after stepping off a flight from the United Kingdom.
According to reports, the “One More Night” deejay was traveling under false documents in the name of Reanno Gordon when he was arrested.
Busy Signal is also facing extradition to the United States where he is expected to face narcotics charges stemming from an incident 10 years ago in Minnesota.
A highly placed police source told Dancehall HipHop that the deejay is likely to face multiple drug charges in a US Federal court. According to the source, Busy Signal was being watched for several years prior to his arrest yesterday.
Busy Signal is schedule to face the court on May 24.