The Kidd Creole — a rap pioneer from Grandmaster Flash and the Livid 5 — has been convicted within the stabbing dying of a homeless man.
Manhattan D.A. Alvin L. Bragg Jr. introduced Wednesday a New York supreme court docket jury discovered the rap legend responsible of first-degree manslaughter.
As we reported … The Kidd Creole was arrested and charged again in August 2017 in reference to a homeless man’s deadly stabbing in NYC.
The D.A. says prosecutors proved at trial The Child Creole was strolling previous the homeless man on the road when the 2 exchanged phrases, with TKC strolling previous the person earlier than finally turning round, confronting him and stabbing him twice within the torso with a steak knife.
Prosecutors say a bunch of vacationers found the person’s physique on the street minutes after the stabbing, and he was transported to a hospital the place he died of his stab wounds.
The D.A. says The Kidd Creole left the scene and fled 2 blocks away to his workplace, the place he modified garments and cleaned the knife in a sink. Prosecutors say TKC left the workplace after about quarter-hour, boarded the subway and tossed the knife in a sewer close to a Bronx subway station, which was recovered the subsequent day by NYPD officers, resulting in his arrest.
The Kidd Creole is anticipated to be sentenced Could 4.