Rapper Jim Jones Arrested in NJ

The 37-year-old hip-hop artist is one of the Diplomats, a New York-based rap group

Thursday, Feb 14, 2013  |  Updated 4:29 PM EDT
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Rapper Jim Jones Arrested in NJ

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Rapper Jim Jones

Rapper Jim Jones has been arrested after allegedly becoming belligerent with police in the New Jersey town where he lives.
 
NorthJersey.com reports Jones was charged Wednesday in Fair Lawn with disorderly conduct and hindering apprehension.

  It is not clear if he has a lawyer.
 
Police say they were questioning Jones about a ticketed vehicle they were trying to tow. Jones agreed to pay the fee but allegedly became upset when questioned about prior warrants for failing to shovel a sidewalk and failing to yield to an emergency vehicle.
 
He posted bail on the warrants and has a Feb. 27 court date.
 
The 37-year-old hip-hop artist is one of the Diplomats, a New York-based rap crew. His rap "We Fly High'' was one of 2007's top-selling tracks.
    

 


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