Rapper could face up to five years' probation

Eve is set to be charged today (May 4) in connection to a DUI incident.

As previously reported the rapper was arrested on April 26 for driving under the influence.

She was driving her car on Hollywood Boulevard when it crashed. She was then taken to the Los Angeles County Jail.

The rapper was registered with a blood alcohol limit in excess of 0.08 percent and not showing proof of insurance, an official said on Thursday (May 3).

Eve is scheduled to be arraigned on May 17. Offenders usually face probation of three to five years, a minimum fine of $390 (£196) and an alcohol treatment programme, reports Yahoo News.