Bobby Shmurda appeared in court today with his new lawyer, Alex Spiro. A Manhattan judge scheduled his trial to begin February 22 and was once again denied bail.
Shmurda appeared in New York court yesterday and plead not guilty to felony and misdemeanor charges for a prison contraband. If found guilty, he could face an additional 7 years on top to what he is sentenced if convicted to his previous. To be continued.
Bobby Shmurda found himself in hot water this week. Before his court appearance on Thursday, the rapper was caught with a shank on Rikers Island four days prior.
According to the NY Daily News, a guard allegedly spotted Bobby’s 18-year-old-girlfriend, Kimberly Rousseau, passing something from her bra during a visit. It was later revealed to be a sharpen metal object.
They were both arrested and charged with promoting prison contraband. Bobby’s trial begins October 5. Good luck.