Rapper DMX recorded his first arrest of 2010, when he authorities popped the fallen rap star on Tuesday (March 9) in Arizona.
According to TMZ, the rapper (real name: Earl Simmons) was arrested for violated the terms of his probation by using illegal drugs.
Their report says X was booked on five counts of probation violation and is being held without bond.
His lawyer, Gary Jenkins, told TMZ that the DMX is battling addition and suggests that maybe celebrity doctor, Drew Pinsky, can help him.
“He’s been battling addiction for some time and he’s in need of treatment,” Jenkins said. “We’re hoping that maybe Dr. Drew might be able to help him.”
The rapper has been arrested multiple times over the last two years for everything from drugs to alleged identity theft.
His team is worried.
“He’s a talented man … we’re praying for him,” Jenkins said.