Thursday, July 11, 2013

Wrong Side Hustle?: Guerilla Black Pleads Guilty to Fraud & Theft Charges

Guerilla Black, best known for his 2004 track "Compton" ft. Beenie Man, plead guilty to theft and fraud charges after running a credit card scheme. It was reported that he had access to $150,000 through the system, but the full amount has yet to be released.

The other facilitators in the incident were sentenced to 7 and 12-years in prison for their involvement, while Guerilla Black will be sentenced on October 10. He is currently facing 2, 5, 15 and/or 30 years of prison time for the various charges. He may also be ordered to pay $250,000 and/or $1 million in financial penalties for the crime.