Coolio cleared over alleged domestic dispute

September 25th, 2013 3:10am EDT

Coolio Rapper Coolio is off the hook over allegations relating to a domestic dispute with his girlfriend earlier this year (13).

The Gangsta's Paradise star, real name Artis Ivey, Jr., was arrested on 1 April (13) after he was accused of becoming violent during a bust-up with his partner Anabella Chatman at their home.

A police report suggested Coolio had hit Chatman with his car as he was driving away from the house, but the hip-hop star was cleared on Tuesday (24Sep13) when the case was dismissed in a Las Vegas court.

According to, prosecutors said they couldn't prove Chatman's account of the incident beyond a reasonable doubt.

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