Robert Matthew VanWinkle, an American rapper better known as 'Vanilla Ice', was charged with burglary residence and grand theft on Wednesday.
Police are investigating a residential burglary in Lantana, Florida, in which numerous pieces of furniture, a pool heater, bicycles, and other items were taken. They believe the theft at the house, which is currently in the foreclosure process, occurred between December 2014 and February 2015.
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VanWinkle, who was renovating the property adjacent to the burglarized residence, was discovered with several of the stolen items in his possession.
The 47 year-old artist, known for his hit song in 1989 "Ice Ice Baby," was taken into custody after police collected and corroborated witness statements and executed a search warrant at his home.
He currently stars on a show on the DIY Network, which did not immediately return CNBC's request for comment.