NIGERIAN RAPPER, SAUCE KID SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS IMPRISONMENT IN THE US - OYA Magazine
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NIGERIAN RAPPER, SAUCE KID SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS IMPRISONMENT IN THE US

By on June 26, 2017

Nigerian rapper Babalola Falemi popularly known as Sauce Kid has been sentenced to two years in prison in America for credit card theft.

Sauce Kid has been accused of stealing $15,388 from bank card numbers.

He was arrested while boarding a flight at Boise Airport in Idaho, United States of America.

He was accused of encoding stolen credit card numbers onto blank plastic cards.

The police said he was able to withdraw cash from bank ATMs and bought merchandise from stores between July 23 and 26, 2016.

All of the transactions allegedly took place at Boise ATMs owned by Idaho Central Credit Union and at Albertsons stores in Meridian.

The rapper was caught with a card-encoding device and about $6,000 cash, the police said.

According to Idaho Statesman, Sauce Kid pleaded guilty to one of the counts of aggravated identity theft, after which other charges were dismissed.

He was also placed on one year of supervised release after he might have served his prison term.

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