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Rising Rapper Kodak Black Faces 30 Years For Sex Assault

Rising rapper Kodak Black is facing up to 30 years in prison on sexual assault charges. As ABC15 reports, the rapper (named Dieuson Octave) has been indicted by a Florence County grand jury on charges of first degree criminal sexual conduct last November in Florence, South Carolina.

According to the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, the incident in question says the assault occurred in February while Kodak was performing at the Treasure City nightclub. The 20-year-old Pompano Beach artist is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl, who reported the attack to her school nurse in Richland County, at the Comfort Inn and Suites. “According to investigators, on or about February 7, 2016, Octave is alleged to have engaged in the sexual battery of the victim at a hotel located at 2120 West Lucas Street, Florence, SC,” Major Michael M. Nunn, a spokesman for the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, wrote in

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Grandmaster Flash Rapper Arrested Over Murder Of New York City Homeless Man

A founding member of a legendary hip-hop group has been arrested in connection to a fatal stabbing in New York City. According to the Associated Press, The Kidd Creole (a.k.a. Nathaniel Glover) from Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five was arrested Wednesday on murder charges in an incident involving a homeless man.

The stabbing occurred before midnight on Monday in Manhattan. The victim, 55-year-old John Jolly, was a level-2 sex offender living in a shelter. He was found with multiple stab wounds to his torso.

An NYPD spokesman tells PIX11 that Glover and the victim argued and then Glover allegedly pulled out an object and stabbed him twice in the chest and one time in the stomach. The victim was found on the sidewalk and later died in the hospital. Sources tell WNBC that Glover confessed to police but no motive has been released.

Glover has four prior arrests, including a 2007 arrest for possession of

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Rapper Prodigy’s Cause Of Death Can’t Be Determined Before Toxicology Report

Legendary rapper Prodigy of Deep Mobb passed away earlier this week. Early reports suggested that Prodigy’s chronic medical condition played a factor in the death; later reports suggested that he had choked on food during a hospital visit. Now, TMZ reports that an official cause of death can not be determined until a toxicology report is completed.

Although an autopsy has been undergone, the Clark County Medical Examiner says that nothing can be settled until the results of toxicology tests come through. Medical examiners insist this is not an insinuation that drugs were involved. The tests are routine whether drugs are suspected or not.

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The estimation on the delivery of the results is about six to eight weeks. 

Prodigy was taken to a hospital

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