Comedian Artie Lange has been arrested and charged with possession of cocaine and heroin in Hoboken, N.J.
The incident happen in the parking garage of where Lange lives. After the arrest Lange took to twitter to confirm his arrest.
“Hey guys. I was arrested. I’m doing great. Physically too! I’m in St. Louis & will be on stage this weekend at The Funnybone! Love u all!” “FYI The Hoboken Cops treated me so great. Great people. Professional. I thank them for that Now a lawyer tells me what to do!”
The arrest took place after the Hoboken police department received a phone call about suspicious man attempting to get into a parked car. The officers then noticed drugs inside the car along with the drugs found inside the garage.
This is not the first time Lange has been in trouble with the law, he was arrested for and charged with driving under the influence in 2009 after being involved in a car accident in Toms River, and hospitalized in 2010 after a suicide attempt.
Lange has been known to have a history with drug abuse.
Lange was arrested on three charges related to possession. He was released on an appearance ticket to return to court at a later date.