Tekashi 6ix9ine Gets 'G-Checked' By Crips, Leading To A Quick Transfer

His time locked up seems like it won't be a picnic.

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| December 03 2018,

6:12 pm

Upon entering the Brooklyn Metropolitan Detention Center on November 19, the New York rapper, whose real name is Daniel Hernandez, was reportedly confronted by a gang of Crips. TMZ reports Tekashi may be a member of the 9 Trey Gangsta Bloods.

A tense showdown occurred in the center's intake area. One Crip member walked up to the rapper and "G-checked" him to make sure the 22-year-old was officially connected to the Bloods. 

According to Hernandez's attorney, Lance Lazzaro, he told media his client "was being threatened in jail. However, he was not scared nor did he request being removed. The [Bureau of Prisons], acting upon these threats, removed him to a different facility to eliminate the threat."

Sources state the rapper was transferred to a new facility and requested to be in an area away from the Crips and Bloods.

Tekashi's ex-manager Kifano “Shotti” Jordan, Jensel “Ish” Butler, Faheem “Crippy” Walter and Jamel “Mel Murda” Jones have all been charged in the April 3 robbery.

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