Rapper DMX is back in jail in Arizona for violating his probation. DMX aka Earl Simmons was arrested on Thursday according to Maricopa Country sheriff’s office.
CNN television affiliate KTVK reported that the 39-year-old rapper was allegedly using cocaine and OxyContin. Simmons hit the rap scee in the late 1990’s and his first five albums debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard charts. DMX also appeares in films including “Belly”. But he has had many run-ins with the law in recent years.
Simmons was also arrested on five different occasions after August 2007 before his most recent arrest according to Maricopa Country authorities.It was also said on website of the Maricopa Country superior court that his next court date is scheduled Wednesday.
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