A warrant was issued after Johnson left the Miami area and missed two check-ins, in February and March. The Broward County Sheriff's Office confirmed Johnson appeared in court Monday to answer to his probation violations, and was subsequently ordered to jail.
His Twitter account mentioned he was in Pasadena, Calif., last week.
Johnson has been on probation since pleading guilty to domestic abuse of his then-wife in 2012, The Miami Herald reported.
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