The younger brother of Toronto Raptors' basketball star Vince Carter has been charged with drug possession.

Police said they found marijuana and cocaine on Christopher Allen Carter's possession on Monday.

Carter was released on $1,500 US bail.

According to Daytona Beach News-Journal, Carter has a checkered past. He has several drug-related felony convictions, including one for smuggling contraband into a detention facility.

His older brother, Vince Carter was the leading vote-getter for the NBA all-star game for the fourth time.

with files Canadian Press