News: DMX Misses Another Court Date, Issued Warrant For Arrest
Friday, Dec 5, 2008 1:04PM
Troubled rapper DMX has been issued a warrant for his arrest after missing a court appearance today (December 5) in Arizona.
According to TMZ, a Maricopa County judge claims the Yonkers, New York-bred emcee was supposed to be present in court for drug, identity theft and animal cruelty charges but was no where to be found.
X's attorney, Bradford Cohen, has reportedly told TMZ his client is currently residing in an undisclosed rehab facility. Cohen says X was supposed to show the Arizona judge paperwork justifying his absence due to medical issues.
X is also being forced to post a $120,000 cash bond or possibly face jail time.In related news, the former Def Jam rap star was rushed to an emergency room in Florida earlier this year due to an alleged fear of having a stroke.