Sunday, March 25, 2018

Nigerian Rapper Sauce Kid Allegedly Released From US Prison

It appears that Nigerian rapper Babalola Falemi, popularly known as Sauce Kid and Sinzu, has been released from prison after serving his 2-years jail sentence in the United States for allegedly stealing $15,388 for credit card fraud.
The US Based Nigerian rapper was jailed for two years for aggravated identity theft, after he was accused of stealing bank card numbers and identifying information of their owners.
After using an automated system to change account PINs, he was able to withdraw cash from bank ATMS and buy merchandise from stores between July 23 and 26, 2016.
He was said to haven stolen $15,388 from the unsuspecting victims at the Treasure Valley, Idaho.
The rapper was arrested at Boise Airport as he was about to board a flight. He was found in possession of a card encoding device and about $6,000 in cash.

The rapper was initially charged with conspiracy to commit bank fraud, eight counts each of bank fraud and aggravated identity theft, and possession of 15 or more fraudulent bank cards. But he pleaded guilty to one of the counts of aggravated identity theft and the prosecutors dismissed the other charges exchange for the guilty plea.

 He spent his sentence in a federal prison. However, on Sunday, March 25, 2018, a video surfaced on Instagram, with the caption “My bro is back!! SINZU”. Watch the video below;