“The Wire” & “The Chi’ Actress Sonja Sohn Arrested For Cocaine Possession
“The Wire” and “The Chi’ actress Sonja Sohn was reportedly arrested for cocaine possession, early Sunday. The 55-year-old actress was arrested in North Caroline at 2 a.m. for marijuana possession and drug paraphernalia.
The paraphernalia charges are misdemeanor charges. The cocaine charge is a felony. Sohn reportedly bailed out of jail after she was arrested. She will be arraigned Tuesday.
Sohn played Detective Shakima Greggs on all five seasons of “The Wire.”
She plays the character Laverne, Brandon’s (who is played by Jason Mitchell) mother on ‘The Chi.”