Reports say that one half of the Infamous Mobb Deep has been released from jail, Prodigy confirms his release with a photo via Twitter.
As of (3/7/2011): Mobb Deep’s Prodigy officially finished his three-year prison sentence Monday. Various sources reported the rap star would be released this week, and the emcee wasted no time confirming his release, as he sent a photo via Twitter. Despite no longer being signed to G-Unit records, all is apparently well between 50 Cent and Prodigy. The G-Unit founder was one of the first to shout out P upon his release, and he also had Prodigy’s first photo as a free man watermarked with the ThisIs50 logo.
According to the New York State Department of Corrections website, rapper Prodigy was released from prison this morning (March 7). Prodigy, born Albert Johnson, served three years for criminal possession of a weapon. Prodigy, one half of the rap group Mobb Deep, was arrested in Oct. 2006 after his vehicle was searched by police when Prodigy, who was accompanied by friend/producer The Alchemist, made an illegal u-turn. The pair was arrested after a gun was found and Prodigy was sentenced to three and a half years on Oct. 2007.
Prodigy, who was let out of the Mid-State Correctional Facility in New Jersey early for good behavior, will be under parole till 2014. The rapper is releasing an autobiography chronicling his life as a rapper and his troubles with the law via Simon & Schuster.
Well now Mobb Deep can get back to business and give us some real gangster music they we miss so much!
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