Flavor Flav arrested in Las Vegas

Oct. 17, 2012 at 1:23 PM
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LAS VEGAS, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Rapper and TV personality Flavor Flav was arrested in Las Vegas early Wednesday for alleged assault with a deadly weapon, officials said.

Flav's fiancee called 911 after he got in a heated argument with her and an unidentified teenager in their home, TMZ reported.

The hip-hop artist whose real name is William Drayton Jr. was booked for felony assault with a deadly weapon and misdemeanor domestic violence after the alleged incident.

He is accused of threatening one person with a knife and battering the other. He is being held on $23,000 bail, TMZ said.

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