In 2016, a warrant was issued for his arrest after he reportedly owed nearly ,000 in child support.While living in Teaneck in 2009, he was arrested after police said he threatened his girlfriend with a knife inside his home.by detectives with the Port Authority police, said department spokesman Joe Pentangelo.
According to court documents the judge said, “the defendant must reside with Ms. Vanderhee.” Vanderhee and James have three children together.
Under the orders of the judge, the parole officer on James’s case must preapprove his residence.
“Upon seeing that his bag had garnered additional attention from the TSA security screening, James retreated from the security checkpoint area without his belongings and departed Newark Airport in a taxi,” the complaint states.
The “Rain Drops” artist, who lives in Totowa, NJ, was taken into custody at the Port Authority Newark Airport police facility after turning himself in around 1 a.m.
He is set to appear before a judge in US District Court in Newark. Cops raided a music-video shoot that included him and fellow rappers French Montana and Busta Rhymes in 2015 in Brooklyn and seized several illegal guns and drugs, though none of the musicians were arrested or charged.
James was also busted in 2009 for assault and in 2011 for gun and drug charges, according to reports.
Rapper Juelz Santana was released from jail on April 6 after being in police custody since March 12.
The 36-year-old was arrested on weapons and drug charges after a .38 caliber handgun and illegal drugs were found in his luggage at Newark Liberty International Airport.
He was also booked on a federal warrant and is scheduled to appear in federal court in Newark at 2 p.Monday. Attorney's Office said James is not allowed to carry a gun because of a conviction in 2013 for manufacturing and selling drugs.
The possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and carrying a weapon on an aircraft each carry a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison. But that's not the only brush with law enforcement the "There it Go (The Whistle Song)" performer has had in New Jersey.
James had handed over his belongings for inspection at Checkpoint C-1 just after 6 p.m.