According to TMZ, The Kidd Creole, a rap pioneer from Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, has been arrested and charged for the stabbing death of a homeless man.
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … the rapper used a small knife to stab the man 2 times in the chest and once in the head Tuesday night in Midtown. The man allegedly called Kidd Creole a gay slur.
The homeless man — identified as 55-year-old John Jolly — died at Bellevue Hospital.
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