Singer Aaron Carter arrested on DUI, drug charges

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], July 16 (ANI): Singer Aaron Carter was arrested in Georgia on Saturday under suspicion of driving under the influence and marijuana possession. The Habersham County Sheriff's Office confirmed he was charged with driving under the influence, possession of less than once ounce of marijuana and possession of drug-related objects, reports People Magazine. The younger brother of 'Backstreet Boys' singer Nick Carter, Aaron Carter was in the vehicle with his photographer girlfriend Madison Parker, authorities said. According to reports, the 29-year-old's girlfriend was also arrested. Prior to his arrest, his staff wrote on Twitter that Carter was going to miss a Saturday show in Kansas City citing "transportation issues." <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Due to transportation issues, Aaron will not make his set time tonight in Kansas City. He promises to come ... <a href=""></a></p>&mdash; Aaron Carter (@aaroncarter) <a href="">July 15, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//" charset="utf-8"></script> (ANI)