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Dennis Rodman

A Wanted Man ...

No Kiddin'

4/24/2012 6:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Cops are on the hunt for Dennis Rodman ... we've learned he's about to be arrested for failing to pay child support.

Rodman owes $179,000 in back child support. An even bigger problem for the worm is that he owes the dough in Florida, which jails deadbeat dads.

After police hook Rodman up, he can bail out for $4,949.95 -- or he can stay in jail and buy a flat screen.

By the way, Rodman is also a wanted man because he failed to show up for his last child support hearing.

Rodman's longtime lawyers, Bradford Cohen and Vanessa Prieto, tell TMZ ... they'll walk Dennis into court this AM to "clear it all up." The lawyers say Dennis was never properly served with legal papers, so he had no idea there was a hearing. As for not paying his child support ... we'll see what the lawyers say about that.

One final thing. There's another pesky child support matter hanging over Dennis' head. He owes more than $800,000 in back child support to his ex-wife, Michelle Rodman. Dennis says he can't afford to pay the tab.

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9:30 AM PT: Dennis Rodman is no longer a wanted man in Florida -- his arrest warrant has just been REVOKED.

Rodman and his lawyer showed up to court this morning in Broward County -- and we're told Rodman explained he's currently in the process of fighting the $179,000 child support order that triggered the warrant, so the judge agreed to dismiss it.

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23 COMMENTS

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16.

stu    

Cut his,Tyson,Bobby Brown & all the homely hommies on Maury Povich ***** off!

822 days ago
17.

Eric Anderson    

Hulkamania is still attempting to secure funds from Dennis through his x-wife! The truth hurts.

822 days ago
18.

kappa_man_stew    

"bill: 8 hours ago

just like a black boy. never owns up to anything. black men are all alike. they think they can walk away. this judge is clearly a POS.I hope rodman gets a.i.d.s. ****ing ******s"

Please,you don't know all black men, you probably don't know many. All of my friends and i have raised our children. We have sent our children and some of us have sent our grandchildren to college. I would bet we have sent more of our children to universities than your crowd.
ps. if you called me that word to my face i promise you wouldn't do that to anyone else.

822 days ago
19.

dpmad    

Rod-Dude never really came off as a responsible and/or a professional person, I'm pretty sure for him...forgetting to pay a bill is like changing dresses.

822 days ago
20.

ts    

Not true! My 3 yr old daughter's father lives in FL & owes $3,000 just from the past year alone & they won't do a damn thing. They wont' even return calls to the child support office in our state. I've been told my PA & MD that FL is one of the worst states to try to collect in.

821 days ago
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