Brittney Griner

Russian court extends arrest of Brittney Griner

A Russian court has extended the arrest on drug charges of U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner on Thursday.

Griner, a two-time Olympic gold medallist and WNBA champion, was arrested in Moscow airport earlier this month on charges of carrying vape cartridges that contained cannabis oil in her luggage.

A court in the town of Khimki outside Moscow extended Griner’s arrest until May 19.

The report emerged after the state news agency Tass’s report which cited court officials.





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