Flavor Flav Arrested On Way To Mum's Funeral
Rapper Flavor Flav has been arrested on the way to his mum's funeral for speeding and driving without a licence.
The star, whose real name is William Drayton, was allegedly doing 79mph (130kph) in a 55mph (88kph) on Thursday morning.
Police say he also had a small amount of marijuana and had 16 suspensions on his licence.
He was released on an appearance ticket so he could attend the funeral in suburban New York.
The rapper is due in court on January 28.
He was a member of Public Enemy which was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last year.
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