DMX Hit With Attempted Robbery Charges

Earl "DMX" Simmons was arrested on

charges that he and an aquaintance attempted to steal a car in a parking lot

of New York's Kennedy Airport.

Port Authority police arrested Simmons and Jackie

Hudgins, after a dispute ensued between the the two men and the owner of the


A Port Authority spokesman said that Simmons

may have falsely identified himself as a federal agent. Simmons and Hudging

were arrested and charged with attempted robbery, criminal impresonation and

criminal mischeif.

The two men were expected to be booked in Queens,

New York yesterday (June 24).

Representatives for DMX were not available for

comment as of press time.

It is not clear how the arrest may effect his

travel to Dublin, Ireland on June 28, where DMX is scheduled to give his first

performance to eager fans.