September 12, 2008 2:04

DMX extradited from Florida to Arizona

The rapper is now being held in a Phoenix jail

DMX extradited from Florida to Arizona
DMX was extradited yesterday (September 10) from Miami, Florida to Phoenix, Arizona, sheriff's officials announced today.

The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, is accused of failing to appear in Maricopa County Superior Court to face drug charges.

He is currently being held on $25,000 cash bond, and still faces several animal cruelty charges as well as drug possession counts.

--By our Los Angeles staff.
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