Flavor Flav was arrested today (January 9) in Nassau County, New York after a traffic stop, according to Complex

Flav was driving at 79 miles per hour in a 55 miles per hour zone, according to the publication’s report. The state trooper who pulled Flav over found 16 suspensions on his record and marijuana in Flav’s possession.  

Flavor Flav was arrested for felony aggravated unlicensed operation, among other charges. He was then released and was able to attend his mother Anna Drayton’s funeral, who passed away New Year’s Eve. 

On December 31, Flavor spoke about his mother’s passing on Twitter. 

In 2012, Flav avoided jail time by paying $25,000 to Angie Parker, the mother of his three children. He also agreed to pay an additional $1,200 per month to help reduce his debt.

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