Vanilla Ice Arrested On Burglary Charges


Famed rapper and renovation expert– Vanilla Ice was arrested Wednesday in Lantana, Fla. on burglary charges.

Police were investigating a residential burglary at a forclosed property — which occurred sometime between December 2014 and February 2015.

According to Lantana Police, during the burglary incident, numerous items of furniture, a pool heater, bicycles and other items were removed from the residence, which is currently in the process of foreclosure.

Police determined VanWinkle played a role in the burglary and theft.

Police say VanWinkle is currently renovating the residence adjacent to the property in which the items were stolen.

VanWinkle was taken into custody and charged with burglary of a residence and grand theft.

The former rapper has been the host of the Vanilla Ice Project, a home renovation program on the “DIY,” or Do It Yourself, network.