LeBron James – the new name & face of Heroin in Philly

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Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

| October 1st, 2012 | 2,126 Views

Upper Darby police said that they busted a major heroin dealer from Philadelphia on Thursday who had 140 packets of the deadly drug – all of which were stamped with the silhouette of a basketball player and the name “LeBron James.”

Once the police are done with him, LeBron might be sending some lawyers to hit him with some trademark infringement lawsuits.  Since it was in Philly I would expected to see Iverson or even Kobe’s name and silhouette on the bags.

The best part of the story is that he told the officers he’s not talking and that he would be out on bail in the morning.   He was hit with a $250k cash bail so he’s still sitting in jail.

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