Rapper Flavor Flav returns to court following arrest for speeding, license suspensions

MINEOLA - Rapper Flavor Flav returned to court today following his arrest for speeding and driving with license suspensions.

The entertainer, whose real name is William Drayton, was stopped by police in January on the way to his mother's funeral.

Police say Drayton was speeding on the Meadowbrook Parkway with 16 suspensions on his license. He also allegedly had a small amount of marijuana in his possession.

Flavor Flav is also facing assault charges in Las Vegas, where he currently lives.

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William Drayton was released on an appearance ticket in order to allow him to attend

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William Drayton was conditionally released to probation and is due back in court on Friday.

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