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Rapper Flavor Flav Arrested Again For DUI

May 22, 2015  |  Posted by: JammedUp Staff
Rapper Flavor Flav Arrested Again For DUI

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Las Vegas Police arrested Public Enemy co-founder William Drayton Jr. aka Flava Flav early Thursday morning on charges him with driving under the influence, speeding, marijuana possession (less than an ounce) and having an open container of alcohol.

Additionally Flav was also driving with a suspended driver’s license and registration, cops said.

Nevada Highway Patrol spokesman Loy Hixson told the Associated Press the patrolmen stopped the 56-year-old rapper, for driving his BMW 73mph in a 45mph zone 2005 black BMW at 73 mph in a 45 mph zone near the city’s McCarran International Airport at the time of the 12:30 a.m. arrest.

It’s not the rappers first time JammedUp with the law, the Roosevelt, L.I. Native was arrested in January 2014 for speeding, driving with a suspended license and carrying a small amount of weed — while racing to his mom’s funeral.

Flav and Public Enemy are next scheduled to play at the BottleRock Napa Valley Festival on May 29.

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