Son of Sean Penn and Robin Wright arrested in Nebraska

This booking photo released by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Dept. shows Hopper Penn, the son of Sean Penn and Robin Wright, after he was arrested in Nebraska. A Nebraska State Patrol spokesman says Penn, 24, and his girlfriend, 26-year-old Uma Von Wittkamp, were arrested Wednesday afternoon, April 4, 2018, after a trooper stopped their vehicle on Interstate 80. Penn was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. Possession of a controlled substance is a felony. (Hamilton County Sheriff's Dept via AP)

LINCOLN, Neb. - The son of Sean Penn and Robin Wright has been arrested on drug possession charges in Nebraska.

A Nebraska State Patrol spokesman says the actors' 24-year-old son, Hopper Penn, and his girlfriend, 26-year-old Uma Von Wittkamp, were arrested Wednesday afternoon after a trooper stopped their vehicle on Interstate 80.

Authorities say the trooper detected drug activity inside the vehicle and found 14 grams of marijuana, four amphetamine pills and 3 grams of mushrooms.

Von Wittkamp was charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance. Penn was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. Possession of a controlled substance is a felony.

They were both taken to the Hamilton County Jail.


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