Frank Ocean cited for pot possession

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R&B singer Frank Ocean was cited for marijuana possession on New Year's Eve, reported Thursday. Ocean, who has been nominated for a best new artist Grammy Award, in addition to five nominations for two singles, one album and a video, was stopped by police in Mono County, Calif., for speeding. Officers smelled pot coming from Ocean's BMW, and cited him for possession, driving with a suspended license and tinted windows, the website said. His passenger drove him home, TMZ added, after police confiscated Ocean's license.

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