Female rapper Remy Ma was released from prison after serving six years for a 2007 shooting incident.
Remy Ma, whose real name is Reminisce Smith, was convicted in 2008 by a New York judge for shooting her friend Makeda Barnes Joseph during a domestic dispute over $3000 cash.
According to the The New York Times, the shooting took place at a nightclub after Smith gave Joseph her purse to hold. But when she got back her purse she noticed that $3000 was missing. The two females got into a scuffle and Joseph was shot in the abdomen.
The Times reported that that was one of a series of betrayal by folks around the Terror Squad female rapper.
Remy Ma said the shooting was an accident. She was sent to prison for 8 years for assault.
During her time behind bars, Remy Ma earned an associate degree in Sociology.
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Remy Ma posted a photo on her official Instagram page the day after her release.
“Woke up n my own bed, still can’t believe it ! #ImAround #TheRulersBack,” she captioned the photo.