R+B singer Faith Evans and her manager husband TODD RUSSAW have been charged with possession of marijuana and cocaine.

The ALONE IN THIS WORLD singer, who was married to slain rapper Notorious B.I.G., is also facing charges of having an improper vehicle registration.

The couple were apprehended in Hapeville, south of Atlanta, Georgia, although local police have declined to comment on the specifics of the arrest.

They are being held in FULTON COUNTY JAIL and are due to appear in court later today (28JAN04).

Evans, 30, recently branched into acting in The Fighting Temptations, starring alongside Beyonce Knowles and Cuba Gooding JR.

29/01/2004 14:01