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Former 3 Doors Down founding member Todd Harrell arrested on guns and drug charges

June 17, 2018  |  Posted by: Michael Falzarano
Former 3 Doors Down founding member Todd Harrell arrested on guns and drug charges

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Authorities say, Todd Harrell, one of the founding members of the rock band 3 Doors Down is back in jail after he was busted with guns and drugs in his Mississippi home.

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said in a news release, that the 46-year-old original bass player for 3 Doors Down was arrested Friday at his St. Martin home.

Ezell said deputies were responding to an alarm. When they arrived, Harrell’s wife told deputies they had argued and it turned physical.

While there, officers saw guns and drugs in the home.

The sheriff’s department obtained a search warrant and later placed Harrell under arrest, the Sun-Herald reported.

As a result, Todd Harrell now faces charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, along with misdemeanor charges of possession of a controlled substance and domestic violence simple assault.

Harrell previously served two years in prison for causing a deadly 2013 crash in Nashville.

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