Police: DMX linked to Newark robbery

Police say that rapper DMX is suspected of being involved in a robbery in Newark.



The alleged incident occurred at the Exxon gas station on Route 21 at around 12:30 a.m. Sunday



Police say the rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was with his entourage talking with a group of fans when one of the entertainer's friends allegedly flashed a gun and demanded a man's money. DMX then allegedly snatched $3,200 out of one of the fan's hands and fled in a black Cadillac Escalade.



DMX had performed at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in downtown Newark on Saturday.



So far, no arrests have been made.


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