Another arrest for Chief Keef: DUI charges in Highland Park

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By Lisa Black, Tribune reporter

Highland Park police arrested the rapper Chief Keef and charged him with driving under the influence, just weeks after he completed court-ordered drug rehab, according to Lake County court records.

Cozart, whose real name is Keith Cozart, was arrested on March 5 and posted a $300 bond the next day  and was released from custody, according to the court record. He recently completed a 90-day drug rehabilitation program in California, after testing positive for drugs.

Arraignment is scheduled April 11.

During a December court hearing, Judge Earl Hoffenberg told Cozart’s three lawyers during a hearing at the Skokie courthouse that he would send the rapper to jail if he fails another drug test.

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