Justin Bieber Tested Positive for Marijuana and Xanax, Say Toxicology Report

Latest tests proved that Justin Bieber was under the influence of drugs when he was arrested last week.

A preliminary toxicology test showed that the Canadian star was under the influence of marijuana and Alprazolam, a key ingredient in the prescription medication Xanax, hours later after he was arrested by Miami police. Photo: Justin Bieber Day/Flickr

The toxicology report, that was obtained on Thursday by sources familiar with the matter, demonstrated that Justin Bieber star tested positive for several types of drugs a few hours after he was stopped by police in Miami on Jan. 23.

The preliminary tests showed that the famous singer tested negative for a number of other drugs including cocaine and opiates. Miami Beach Police tweeted out a link to a local media report containing the test results Thursday afternoon, reports CTV News Toronto.

The 19-year-old pop idol was charged with driving under the influence, resisting arrest and driving without an expired driver’s license.

The troubled teen star was driving a bright yellow Lamborghini at up to 60mph in a 30mph speed limit zone while allegedly racing rapper Khalil Sharief who was driving a Ferrari.

Before the arrest, the Canadian superstar had spent a night partying with model Chantel Jeffries and allegedly admitted that he had been smoking marijuana ‘all day’, taking anti-depressants and drinking beer when he was stopped at 4am.

After multiple officers initiated a traffic stop, police asked Bieber to park his vehicle, and the singer began swearing, saying “What the f*ck did I do? Why did you stop me?”

The police report states that the officer “immediately smelled an odor of alcohol emanating from the driver’s breath and bloodshot eyes. The driver had slow deliberate movements and a stuper look on his face.”

Toronto-based criminal lawyer Boris Bytensky, who is not involved in this case, said that while the maximum penalty for a simple assault charge is six months, he’d be “shocked” if the star spent a day in jail.

“I expect that it would proceed by way of summary conviction, which is our equivalent of a misdemeanor,” he told CTV News Channel.

There is no minimum sentence for a first offence and a maximum of six months, a fine of $250 to $500, and 50 hours of community service. If under 21, there is an automatic six-month licence suspension. A first conviction for drag racing carries a sentence of up to six months, a fine of $500 to $1,000 and a one-year licence suspension.

It looks that the arrest taught the pop star nothing, as soon after he avoided rehab Bieber was spotted partying in Punta Chame, Panama.

However, Justin’s trip to Panama was not what people close to him expected. His mom, the 37-year-old Patti Mallette, is said to be “extremely upset” by his DUI arrest on Thursday morning, says the Daily Mail.

She stayed at home and did not fly to her son’s side in Miami, but a source admitted she had not been able to get through to him over the past few weeks, adding: “Justin is not listening to his mother and he’s been trying to avoid dealing with her and other people in his camp.”

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