50 Cent attorney Stephen J. Savva issued the following statement to XXL on case update: “This was falsely reported as a break-in at Mr. Jackson’s home in January. The unit in question is a corporate apartment rented for one of its businesses. Mr. Jackson resides in Houston, Texas. While the suspects were in the unit, police passed by but did not realize the individuals were still inside. The whole affair was filmed by surveillance cameras. We expect the police to collect and return all stolen property. “
Following a five-month investigation, three men were arrested for burglary at 50 Cent’s apartment who recovered $ 3 million in cash and valuables.
According to a report from local New Jersey media The daily voice, posted on Friday June 4, Travis Villalobos, 31, Richard Murphy, 31, and Matthew Gale, 40, were charged with robbery, burglary, conspiracy to commit burglary, receiving stolen property and criminal mischief for their alleged involvement in the January 2021 crime.
50 Cent was in Miami on January 16, which he documented on Instagram in a photo of himself, Fat Joe and Uncle Murda. The head of Unit G reported the burglary the next day, January 17. It is not known whether the break-in occurred the day before or the day the rapper reported the crime.
The apartment in Cliffside Park, NJ, was reportedly used as an office by 50 Cent. There was an “estimated loss of around $ 3 million in US currency and jewelry,” Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella said on Friday. Authorities report that the burglars entered the house through a garage door window and fled with valuables from an unlocked safe.
Police were able to identify the suspected perpetrators after gathering evidence involving a stolen car used in the getaway vehicle. After the break-in, police located a stolen vehicle that matched the car seen in area surveillance footage.
Gale was apprehended in Bergen County, New Jersey, following a SWAT team raid on his home on May 19. Villalobos was arrested in Broward County, Fla. On May 24. Murphy was held at the Hudson County Correctional Center in Kearny.
The apartment was originally considered one of the residences of 50 Cent. The attorney said the location was used as an office for one of Fif’s companies. “The unit involved is leased by one of Mr. Jackson’s legal entities,” the artist’s attorney, Stephen J. Savva, said Friday afternoon. “Mr. Jackson resides in Houston, Texas. “
50 Cent moved to H-Town earlier this year. He’s already making his presence felt in The Lone Star State.
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