The guy who created the West Wing
, an Emmy Award
winning show, Aaron Sorkin, was arrested on a felony drug possession
charge at Burbank Airport
, according to MSNBC.COM
, for possession of some kind of mushrooms
Sorkin, who has admitted past problems with substance abuse, was booked at the Burbank
city jail and released on a $10,000 bail bond
"He was going through a screening checkpoint, and personnel managing the checkpoint decided something was suspicious and needed further investigation," said airport spokesman Victor Gill.
Details on the type of mushrooms allegedly found in Sorkin's suitcase were unavailable (according to MSNBC). Some mushrooms are hallucinogens
(according to MSNBC).