Taste Flav arrested earlier this month on misdemeanor charges of domestic battery, TMZ reports. The incident happened on the night of Oct. 4 in Henderson, Nevada, a representative from the town’s public information office told Pitchfork. According to TMZ, Flavor Flav “is said to have stuck his finger in the victim’s nose, grabbed him, and dropped it, and took a phone out of his hand.”
David Chesnoff, an attorney for Flavor Flav, told TMZ, “In said domestic violence cases, there are always two sides to the story, and we will explain our side in court and not in the media.”
Pitchfork reached out to Chesnoff, as well as a representative for Flavor Flav, for comment and more information.
If you or someone you know has been affected by domestic abuse, we encourage you to come to:
The National Domestic Violence Hotline