DMX Ace rapper sentenced to 6 months imprisonment

This will be his first hard time since 2011 when was locked up for 7 months in Arizona.

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DMX has finally been thrown behind bars.

The ace rapper was jailed in Buffalo, New York on Tuesday, July 15 for failing to comply with a family court ruling.

DMX has a history of issues with child support with one of his baby mamas who lives in the area, and it finally caught up with him, TMZ reports.

DMX was unable to perform for fans at Radio City Music Hall concert play

DMX was unable to perform for fans at Radio City Music Hall concert

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The rapper has been sentenced to six months imprisonment at the Erie County Holding Center.

Although the ex Ruff Riders boss has recurrently been arrested for different kinds of violations, this will be his first hard time since 2011 when was locked up for 7 months in Arizona.

DMX, Tashera Simmons and their sons play

DMX, Tashera Simmons and their sons

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Back in June, the American rap star was arrested for nonpayment of child support just before getting on stage for his Radio City Music Hall concert. His ex-wife lodged a complain of his refusal to pay for his children support.

DMX and ex wife, Tashera Simmons play

DMX and ex wife, Tashera Simmons

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Then on June 25, A New York judge ordered the rapper's ex wife, Tashera Simmons and their kids to vacate their New York home after a bank claimed they owed over $258,927 in back payments; adding they hadn't paid a penny on the home since 2008.

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