BARENAKED BUST

Published on: July 16, 2008
BARENAKED BUST

Barenaked Ladies rocker, Steven Page,  has been busted in upstate New York on drug charges.

Cops charged the singer and lead guitarist  with possession of controlled substances - cocaine and marijuana.

Fayetteville authorities noticed a suspicious car with the drivers side open in this sleepy town near Syracuse.  Cops found Page along with two women partying with drugs in a nearby apartment.

Page was immediately booked on charges of possession. 

He was later released on $10,000 bail.

Barenaked manager Terry McBride confirmed the arrest to the Syracuse Post-Standard without further comment.

Page who formed the band best known for hit "One Week" is due back in court Thursday