Reality Star Flavor Flav was arrested yesterday in Hempstead, NY on his way to his mother’s funeral. Police pulled the reality star over for speeding and discovered he was driving on a suspended license and had a small amount of marijuana in the car.
According to cops … Flav was driving a black Hyundai when cops spotted him … claiming he was driving 79 in a 55 zone.
Upon further investigation … troopers discovered Flav had 16 license suspensions. Law enforcement tells TMZ … Flav had a variety of unpaid tickets that resulted in the suspensions. In addition, they found a small amount of marijuana.
Flav was arrested for felony aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle. He was booked, released without bail and went on to attend his mother’s funeral.
Thank god he didn’t miss the funeral. I’m sure that would have bothered him for the rest of his life.