Vanilla Ice is under arrest Wednesday; charged with burglary in Lantana, Florida.
The one-time rap star, whose actual name is Robert Van Winkle, was arrested Wednesday and hit with a burglary charge for the theft of property from a vacant residence, according to the Lantana Police Department.
Lantana Police said the theft of a pool heater and some furniture happened sometime between December and February in a foreclosed home in Lantana.
“During the investigation, it was determined Robert Matthew Van Winkle played a role in the burglary and theft. Mr. Van Winkle is currently renovating the residence adjacent to the property in which the items were stolen. A search warrant was obtained and executed in unincorporated Palm Beach County in which several of the stolen items were recovered at a residence under the care and control of Robert Van Winkle,” the Lantana Police stated.
The stolen property has “since been returned to its rightful owner.”
DIY issued the following: “DIY Network has been made aware of this situation and is currently looking into the matter.”
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