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Rapper DMX arrested for speeding

PHOENIX (KNXV/CNN) - Rapper DMX was arrested Wednesday for allegedly speeding in the Phoenix area.

Police in Mesa, AZ, have accused DMX of driving at a speed of 102 mph.

He was booked for criminal speeding, driving on a suspended and revoked license, and reckless driving.

DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, has had other legal troubles in the past.  

He was indicted on felony drug possession and misdemeanor animal cruelty charges in 2007.

He also served 70 days in jail for a parole violation after reportedly crashing his SUV through a security gate at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport.

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