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Tone Loc Arrested for Domestic Violence

6/19/2011 6:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Rapper Tone Loc was arrested Saturday afternoon for felony domestic violence after a physical altercation with the mother of his child ... TMZ has learned. 

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Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... Loc (real name Anthony Smith) was arrested yesterday around 2:45 PM at an apartment complex in Burbank, CA. We're told he was taken in without incident and booked into jail a few hours later. 

He is currently being held on $50,000 -- and, as of this posting, has yet to be released.

Loc achieved fame in the late 1980s with such legendary songs as "Funky Cold Medina" and "Wild Thing."
 
 

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31.

FaeRae    

Maybe Loc and Rhianna should make a video!!!!!

1130 days ago
32.

roll3567    

must have been a bad batch of funky cold medina....

1130 days ago
33.

ayonna    

Haters everyone fs up

1130 days ago
34.

tony    

He and his wife were drinking on funky cold medina and doin the wild thing and it was so loud the cops were called.

1130 days ago
35.

jeff    

Perhaps he was hanging out with Nicolas Cage and Mel Gibson. Yet another example of actors, musicians, and athletes being one in the same and not good for anything else in the real world.

1130 days ago
36.

Sticks    

Does anyone know what actually happened or all you all just assuming?

1130 days ago
37.

Everyones~A~Star    

Guess the funky cold Medina wasnt working today. What a douche.

1130 days ago
38.

Hench    

what ever happened to "Innocent Until Proven Guilty"?? Chicks are notorious liars..and love to play the role of a victem - even if they are not. Check out the movie "Dream Lover" it's a good one.

1130 days ago
39.

Shady's Lady    

I guess old boy need some publicity seeing as how no one ever heard of him before.

1130 days ago
40.

?    

C-BEAR NOOOOOOOOOOO !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVED U

1130 days ago
41.

If sense were common everyone would have it.    

Damn. Sucks when the money runs out & all you're left with is who you really are as a person, eh?

1130 days ago
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