When Detective Merrill Beene asked Ivy Carterlia Vaughn if she had any drugs on her, she replied by allegedly digging out a crack pipe and a crack rock from her bra and placing the items on the police car. Beene charged her with possession of drug paraphe
In April 1999 Houston authorities charged basketball star Scottie Pippen with drunk driving. Reports state that police witnessed the six-time NBA champion pass cars stopped at a red light using an oncoming lane. Then-Rockets player Pippen failed a field sobriety test and refused to take a Breathalyzer, but prosecutors subsequently dismissed the misdemeanor charge.