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Reggae star Buju Banton faces drug charges

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Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton attempted to buy cocaine from an undercover officer in Florida, according to the AP. Banton, whose real name is Mark Anthony Myrie, negotiated the buy and was seen checking out the cocaine offered by the officer. He has been in U.S. federal custody in Miami since Thursday and faces a charge of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine.