2018 is likely to be the 12 months we witness the rise and fall of Tekashi 6ix9ine. The “GUMMO” rapper has dominated the rap recreation together with his music and his trolling antics alike. Earlier this week, 6ix9ine made headlines after he and 4 others, together with his former supervisor Shotti, have been arrested on racketeering and firearms costs. The rapper is now going through a life sentence for his connection to the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods in New York, who’ve been accused of committing acts of homicide, theft, drug trafficking and extra.
Typically, it could be simpler to realize readability from a authorized state of affairs as soon as extra data is launched, however with 6ix9ine’s case, it looks as if issues have gotten a bit extra difficult. We’ve created a timeline of the moments main up the rapper’s arrest and his present authorized state of affairs.
Tekashi 6ix9ine Fires His Whole Team Ahead Of American Tour And DUMMY BOY Release.
Tekashi 6ix9ine has been making ready for the discharge of his album, DUMMY BOY for the previous few weeks, in addition to a tour that was anticipated to launch per week earlier than the album dropped. However, days earlier than kicking off his first-ever American tour, he introduced that he fired his entire group and canceled the tour, all whereas suggesting that folks from his group have been taking cash from him.
6ix9ine Appears On The Breakfast Club
During his current look on the Breakfast Club, 6ix9ine went into element about why he fired his group, together with his former supervisor Shotti. The rapper went into element about how MTA Bookings (who’ve since threatened the rapper with authorized motion) have been pressured to place more cash into hiring safety and native police over fears that his presence would entice violence. He went on to clarify how individuals from his group, with out saying names, have been taking cash from him.
During the interview, 6ix9ine revealed group member ended up stealing $2.5M from him; after the promoter instantly contacted 6ix9ine, he came upon that somebody pocketed a few of his earnings. It was just lately revealed that his ex-manager, Shotti, was the wrongdoer behind the lacking money.
6ix9ine Arrested On RICO Charges
6ix9ine, Shotti, and three different males have been arrested on racketeering and firearms costs days after the rapper introduced the mass firing. Assistant U.S. district lawyer revealed that the rapper’s life was on the road after his interview with the Power 106 radio present, claiming his enemies needed to “tremendous violate him” and in the end prompting his arrest. Law enforcement provided to guard 6ix9ine on Saturday, which he declined. They picked him up on Sunday after they discovered he was heading to a on line casino the place he ex-associates have been situated, fearing a random taking pictures might put harmless bystanders in hurt’s method.
Possible Life Sentence
Tekashi 6ix9ine was indicted on six counts together with:
- Racketeering conspiracy.
- Using or carrying a firearm throughout and in relation to, or possessing a firearm in furtherance of, against the law of violence, which was discharged.
- Two counts of violent crime in help of racketeering stemming from an incident in April.
- Using or carrying a firearm throughout and in relation to, or possessing a firearm in furtherance of, against the law of violence, which was brandished
- One depend of violent crime in help of racketeering stemming from an incident in July.
According to experiences, the Feds have been watching the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods way back to 2013. The rapper’s costs stem from just a few incidents that occurred all year long, together with the Barclay’s Center taking pictures and his alleged position in a theft that occurred in April 2018. The police used his social media and surveillance footage as proof. Law enforcement additionally used images of himself with Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods as proof confirming his gang affiliation. The rapper is going through a max sentence of life in jail for the firearms costs.
Denied Bail, Placed In Gen. Pop Of “Brutal” Brooklyn Prison
Even after providing at hand over his passport and the remainder of his checking account ($1.7M), the rapper was denied bail. According to the decide, Tekashi 6ix9ine continues to be a menace to the neighborhood even when positioned on home arrest, which his lawyer initially tried to supply. Due to 6ix9ine’s alleged membership to the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods, they decide claimed that he “would nonetheless have the ability to direct acts of violence by phone,” a declare that was seemingly confirmed when footage of the rapper allegedly calling successful on Tadoe surfaced earlier as we speak.
6ix9ine was positioned within the common inhabitants part of Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn which has been described as “brutal.” While many have been apprehensive in regards to the rapper’s place within the jail facility; by his lawyer, Tekashi confirmed that he’s doing fantastic, although deeply involved about his household.
“DUMMY BOY” Pushed Back
Through an unique assertion from 6ix9ine’s BFF Akademiks, it was revealed that 6ix9ine’s album DUMMY BOY — that includes Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, Lil Baby & extra — was pushed again. “Due to circumstances past our management, we now have postponed the discharge of Tekashi 6ix9ine’s ‘DUMMY BOY’ till additional discover,” reads an announcement from his group Instagram.
6ix9ine’s Lawyer Denies Gang Affiliation
The prosecutors are satisfied of 6ix9ine’s position within the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods, however his lawyer, Lance Lazarro, claims that it’s merely an act. Lazzaro mentioned that 6ix9ine is an “entertainer who portrays a ‘gangster picture’ to advertise his music” which “doesn’t make him a member of an enterprise.” In reality, Lazarro tried to color 6ix9ine because the sufferer on this situation. “Mr. Hernandez turned sufferer of this enterprise and later took steps by firing staff and publicly denounced this enterprise by a morning present,” he mentioned.
6ix9ine Transferred To New Prison for “Security Reasons”
The rapper’s placement in gen. pop discovered him roaming the jail grounds amongst Crips and Bloods with out safety, however he has since managed to get transferred to a different jail. Reports initially indicated that he was launched from federal jail, however he was merely despatched to a different facility. 6ix9ine is at present in a unit with “impartial inmates,” which primarily implies that no gang members are roaming round, which was precisely what he requested for. His lawyer said that the was the switch was because of “safety causes” as 6ix9ine was receiving threats from gang members.
What’s attention-grabbing in regards to the new facility is that it’s used to accommodate witnesses who minimize offers: a.ok.a snitches. There hasn’t been any affirmation that he’s been working with the police, however many appeared to be satisfied that he’s.