Vanilla Ice

Former rapper-turned-home renovator, Vanilla Ice, was arrested in Florida on Wednesday (Feb. 18) on burglary and grand theft charges.

According to, the 47-year-old (real name: Rob Van Winkle) is accused of stealing furniture, bicycles and a pool heater, among other items, from a vacant home in Lantana, Florida sometime in January.

Ice was renovating a home for his DIY Network show, The Vanilla Ice Project, when he looted an abandoned place nearby.

Police eventually obtained a search warrant for his Palm Beach County residence and found several of the items in question. So, he was arrested and charged.

Vanilla Ice has reportedly been cooperative during the investigation.