Bruno Mars To Plead Guilty To Drug Possession

Celebrity News Jan. 29, 2011 AT 10:22AM
Bruno Mars To Plead Guilty To Drug Possession Credit: Henry S. Dziekan III/Getty Images

Bruno Mars is ready to make a deal!

The seven-time Grammy nominee will plead guilty to felony cocaine possession in order to avoid jail time, according to E! News.

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In September, Mars was busted at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas on suspicion of narcotics possession. The "Grenade" singer, born Peter Hernandez, had 2.6 grams of a substance believed to be cocaine.

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Next up for Mars is a court appearance on February 4 when he'll enter his guilty plea. He'll be fined $2,000, sentenced to a year of informal probation, 200 hours of community service and drug counseling. After completing the terms, the first-time offender's record will be wiped clean.

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