Spartanburg County Detention Center, DMX, Earl Simmons mugshotWednesday proved to be a bad day for rapper DMX after he was arrested in Spartanburg, South Carolina for driving without a license.

The 42-year-old rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons was charged with driving without a license and taken to the Spartanburg County Detention Center.

According to reports, a deputy spotted Simmons gassing up his car around 1 am Sunday and pulled him over a short time after he left the station. It was also mentioned that Simmons’ 5-month -old daughter was in the car with him.

Simmons was released from jail about 5 hours after his arrest.