Coolio accused of hitting, driving down girlfriend

Coolio. Photo/Herald
Coolio. Photo/Herald

Rapper Coolio has been arrested over allegations he was involved in a nasty bust-up with his girlfriend.

The Gangsta's Paradise star - real name Artis Ivey, Jr - was detained by police on April 1 after he was accused of becoming violent during an argument with his partner Anabella Chatman at their home.

According to a police report, obtained by, Coolio is also accused of hitting Chatman with his car as he was driving away from the house.


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