Bone Thugs-N-Harmony rapper denies hitting mother

FILE - In this booking mug originally released by the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office on March 29, 2010, Stanley Howse _ whose stage name is Flesh-N-Bone from the group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, is shown in police custody in Cleveland, Ohio. Howse was wanted on domestic violence and felonious assault charges. He is accused of striking his mother with a gun in 1998, leaving a 1-inch gash on her head. (AP Photo/Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office) (AP)

April 15, 2010 12:57:57 PM PDT
A rapper from the group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony said this week that he did not hit his mother with a gun more than a decade ago, a charge that led to his arrest during a recent concert in Ohio.