Reality television star Flavor Flav, whose real name is William Drayton Jr., was arrested for allegedly committing an assault against his fiancÚ and her son. Held for only $23,000 bail, Drayton first court appearance about this case is on October 18.
William Drayton, Jr., also known as Flavor Flav, has been arrested in Las Vegas on charges of assault with a deadly weapon and misdemeanor domestic violence (battery).
According to spokeswoman Laura Meltzer of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, police officers responded to a domestic disturbance call at about 3:30 a.m. Wednesday at a residence in the 7800 block of Via Ventura Court.
The caller advised that she had been involved in a physical altercation with her fiance. It was also reported that after the physical altercation, the caller's fiance threatened her 17-year-old son with a knife.