|A New York City janitor was known as Kid Croele in his heyday. Now he is charged for murder.|
Matter of fact, he's in a lot of trouble.
The 57-year old Kid Creole (born Nathaniel Glover) was taken into custody in the Bronx after being charged on Wednesday for first degree murder.
Kid Croele is a founding member of Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five.
The victim John Jolly must have pissed Kid Croele off. The 55 year old man was homeless and was an enrollee in Offender U. The TIER III, allegedly got Kid Croele pissed off. According to the statement, John Jolly tried to make an advance on Kid Croele.
The rapper was working in security and maintenance. Basically a janitor.
It happened so fast. Kid Croele grabbed his steak knife and tied it to his arm with a rubberband and then he started striking Jolly in the chest.
Jolly tried to return attack with a broken bottle but was bleeding badly. He would collapse.
|The fathers of hip-hop. Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five are part of the legendary Sugar Hill Records. Kid Croele is drapped in pink.|
The rapper is being denied bail and will face a judge soon. Kid Croele is innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
The victim was accused of sexually assaulting women and men. He was known to NYPD.
Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five is best known for their 1982 hit single "The Message."
The group formed in the late 1970s. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007.