Imprisoned US rapper, Bobby Shmurda is set to remain imprisoned until 2021 after he was denied parole.
His parole hearing was originally set for mid-August but was pushed back by a month, it was held last Tuesday, September 15. Bobby Shmurda was denied the opportunity of a parole hearing after his interview with a Board of Parole.
Bobby Shmurda was denied released and to stay in jail to spend the full extent of his sentence until December 11, 2021, According to TMZ.
The rapper has been incarcerated for almost six years now (two years in city jail, followed by four in state lockup) after his arrest in December 2014. Prosecutors said he was part of an East Flatbush–based gang, GS9, which engaged in a “protracted turf battle with multiple other rivals,” such as Brooklyn’s Most Wanted, from January 2013 to October 2014. Twenty-one people were charged in the indictment.
Bobby Shmurda was sentenced to 7-years in prison after accepting a deal to plead guilty to 4th-degree conspiracy and 2nd-degree criminal weapons possession.
Back in 2020, Shmurda dialled into This is 50 for a phone interview where he spoke about his possible release in 2020. He said at that time;
“When I get out, we’re going to f— everything up. I got two years, 2020. You know how that sh– goes. I like to see real n—as doing their thing with more constructive sh–. I hope a lot of motherf—ers learn from me.”
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