DMX handed away April 9 as a consequence of an drug overdose. The New York-born rapper had a long-term dependancy to crack. After his first arrest as an adolescent, he’d be busted quite a few instances over time for drug possession, animal cruelty, DUI and tax fraud. We depend no less than 20 arrests. This is his rap sheet.
1986: Despatched to a juvenile detention middle for stealing a canine.
1988: Arrested and jailed for carjacking.
June 20, 1999: Arrested at residence in Teaneck, New Jersey, and charged with possessing an unlawful weapon, ammunition and 14 caged pit bulls. Pled responsible and paid a number of fines.
March, 2000: Arrested after a live performance in Buffalo, New York, and charged with marijuana possession and quite a few automobile citations. He failed to look for his courtroom date, however later turned himself in.
Might 5, 2000: Arrested for marijuana possession, and served a 15-day sentence.
January 11, 2002: Pled responsible to 13 counts of animal cruelty, two counts of sustaining a nuisance and one depend every of disorderly conduct and possession of drug paraphernalia. Fined $1,000 for every animal cruelty depend and supplied probation on the situation he made quite a few PSAs.
June, 2004: Arrested at JFK Worldwide Airport in New York, and charged with impersonating a federal agent, possession of cocaine, possession of a weapon, felony mischief, driving below the affect of medication or alcohol and tried carjacking. Pled responsible, paid a number of fines and served a 70-day sentence.
November 18, 2005: Sentenced to a further 70 days at New York’s Rikers Island jail for violating parole.
Might 6, 2008: Arrested and charged with reckless driving, two counts of reckless endangerment, three counts of felony dashing, racing on a freeway and driving on a suspended license in in Scottsdale, Arizona.
May 9, 2008: Arrested at his residence in Cave Creek, Arizona, and charged with seven misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty and 4 counts of felony drug possession. The search uncovered weapons, medication and uncared for pitbull puppies. He tried to barricade himself inside his residence, however was ultimately talked into surrendering peacefully.
June 23, 2008: Arrested in Miami on a warrant for not having a sound driver’s license.
June 27, 2008: Arrested in Miami for making an attempt to buy cocaine and marijuana.
July 2, 2008: Arrrested at Phoenix’s Sky Harbor Airport for failing to look in courtroom for the Might 6 expenses leveled on Might 9.
July 19, 2008: Arrested at MetroCenter Mall in Phoenix for presenting the Mayo Clinic with false data to allegedly keep away from paying medical payments.
December 31, 2008: Pled responsible to at least one misdemeanor cost of animal cruelty, one felony cost of theft and one cost every of felony possession of marijuana and a narcotic in Maricopa County, Arizona.
January 31, 2009: Sentenced to 90 days in jail for theft, drug possession and animal cruelty offenses.
May 23, 2009: Pled responsible to tried aggravated assault in Maricopa County, Arizona.
July 27, 2010: Turned himself in to Los Angeles Metropolitan Courtroom for a reckless driving cost relationship again to 2002. Sentenced to 90 days in jail.
December 16, 2010: Sentenced to a 12 months in jail after he pled responsible to violating the phrases of his probation. On December 27, was moved to the mental-health unit at an Arizona State Jail Complicated facility.
August 24, 2011: Arrested for peeding, reckless driving and driving with a suspended license in Maricopa County, Arizona.
July 26. 2013: Arrested for DUI and driving with out a license and seat belt in Los Angeles.
August 21, 2013: Arrested throughout a site visitors cease in Greer, South Carolina for an impressive warrant.
November 4, 2013: Arrested for driving with a suspended license and with out a automobile tag and insurance coverage in Greer, South Carolina.
June 14, 2015: Arrested in Buffalo, New York for failure to pay youngster help. Sentenced to 6 months in jail.
December 15, 2015: Arrested on an impressive warrant in Las Vegas.
December 1, 2017: Pled responsible to $1,7 tax fraud cost. Sentenced to at least one 12 months in jail.
January 30, 2018: Arrested for leaving a court-ordered drug therapy program and utilizing cocaine and Oxycodone.
October 13, 2019: Checked right into a rehab facility.