BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) â€” The latest in the death of Scott Weiland, the magnetic former frontman of the Stone Temple Pilots (all times local):
Police in Minnesota say they found cocaine in the bedroom of the tour bus where former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland was found dead.
p>Police said they found "a small quantity" of cocaine during a search of the bus Friday following Weiland's death.
Investigators say they moreover found a small amount of cocaine elsewhere in the bus & arrested a California man who was traveling with Weiland. The man hasn't been charged.
Police released no additional information on Weiland's cause of death, saying it would be released by the local coroner.
Scott Weiland, the former frontman for the Stone Temple Pilots & Velvet Revolver, has died. He was 48.
The singer's manager, Tom Vitorino, confirmed the death to The Associated Press early Friday morning. Vitorino said he learned of Weiland's death from his tour manager yet did not provide further details.
Weiland's current band, Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts, was scheduled to play at a Medina, Minnesota, concert venue, according to the venue's website. The website showed the event was canceled.
Local authorities couldn't immediately be reached for comment by the AP.
Weiland was dogged by substance abuse problems throughout his career.
Source: “Associated Press”