David Morales was arrested at Fukuoka Airport in Japan on Sunday with suspicion of drug trafficking.
The famous American DJ had a small amount of ecstasy on him, according to the police. “He was arrested for allegedly violating drug and psychotropic legislation,” a police spokesman told AFP. Morales’ handbag contained five ecstasy pills, 0.3 grams, according to Asahi Shimbun.
The 56-year-old denied the charge. “They are not mine. Someone may have tried to trap me, “the DJ said according to the same information.
The Grammy Award-winning Morales had scheduled appearances in Fukuoka and Tokyo.