El DeBarge Gets Arrested After Arguing W/ Man, Smashing RV Windshield
El DeBarge spent a night in jail after violently taking a wrench to an RV windshield last Friday. According to reports, the singer was involved in an argument that escalated to DeBarge chasing the man out of a California home with a wrench. The man who was being chased was able to escape to a nearby RV, after DeBarge found the man, he smash the wrench on the windshield, which compelled the man being attacked to call the police.
Police were able to snag, arrest, and book DeBarge and charged him with felony vandalism. The 57-year-old spent a night in jail and posted a $20,000 bond the following day. DeBarge has had run ins with the law before.
In 2001 and 2006, DeBarge was arrested for cocaine/controlled substance possession and given probation both times. In 2007, he was arrested on a domestic dispute, where charges were later dropped. In the following year, he was booked for crack and drug paraphernalia possession, and was sentenced two years in prison in California for violating the terms of his probation. In 2012, DeBarge was arrested for possession of narcotics, with intent to sell, after being booked, he was released on $30,000 bail.