Flavor Flav Arrested; Charges Include Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department(LAS VEGAS) -- Flavor Flav has been arrested for assault in Las Vegas after an alleged incident at a private residence there.

ABC affiliate KTNV reports that the Las Vegas Metropolitan Department answered a call early Wednesday morning from a woman who said her fiance was threatening a 17-year-old person in the home.  The caller said her fiance also had assaulted her.

KTNV reports that authorities who arrived on the scene were also told that 53-year-old Flav, born William Drayton Jr., has threatened the teen with a knife.  Authorities took him into custody and booked him on two charges, including assault with a deadly weapon and misdemeanor domestic violence, according to KTNV.

Flav is due in court Thursday morning.

Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

Advertise With Us

Would you like to advertise on East Idaho News? Fill out this form to contact a representative.
  • Full and Last
  • The name of your company, business or brand.