Flavor Flav Arrested for Alleged Assault with Deadly Weapon and Battery

Truth rating: 10
(Las Vegas Police Department)

By Daniel Gates


(Las Vegas Police Department)

Flavor Flav was arrested for alleged assault with a deadly weapon early on Wednesday in Las Vegas, law enforcement sources confirm to Gossip Cop.

At approximately 3:00 a.m., police responded to a domestic dispute at Flav’s house involving the reality TV star, his fiancée and her teenage son.

Flav allegedly attacked his fiancée and threatened her son with a knife.

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The onetime Public Enemy hype man, whose real name is William Jonathan Drayton, Jr., was booked on charges of felony assault with a deadly weapon and misdemeanor domestic violence.

He’s reportedly being held on $23,000 bail.

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