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Authorities have confirmed that veteran rapper Coolio was arrested last week at LAX airport on charges of drug possession. Coolio, real name Artis Levo Ivey, Jr, was to board a Southwest flight to Tulsa, Oklahoma for a scheduled performance with Tone Loc and Shock G of Digital Underground. After getting into a physical altercation with the terminal screener, a security search revealed he was in possession of illegal narcotics, specifically crack.  After being locked up for a couple hours, Coolio posted $10,000 bail and was released.