BET comedian arrested in DeKalb County

A comedian who has performed on the BET network's "Comic View" was arrested for being behind on child support payments, according to DeKalb County jail records.

Tyler Craig, 44, owes $13,032.29 in back child support. He was arrested Wednesday for failing to comply with a court order.

Craig, an Atlanta native, has opened for some well-known comedians, such as Chris Tucker, as well as various musicians, according to his bio on