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Cope2 Arrested

Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by rubbish heap, May 10, 2004.

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  1. rubbish heap

    rubbish heap Senior Member

    Joined: Mar 18, 2003 Messages: 1,563 Likes Received: 2
    http://www.sohh.com/images/artists/cope_2_100x100.jpg'>
    [quote][b]The block remains hot and not just for rappers. Legendary graffiti writer, COPE2, was recently nabbed by the NYPD's graffiti specialists, The Vandal Squad. The capture delighted NYPD brass and rightly so -- seeing as COPE2 has long been at the top of The Vandal Squad's Most Wanted list.

    COPE2, perhaps the most prolific artist of our time, was caught in the midst of a "train-bombing" campaign in the Bronx this past April. According to sources, he was in an unspecified Bronx train yard when halfway through the painting session the police raid ensued. COPE2 surrendered to police and allowed himself to be taken into custody.

    Authorities are preparing to prosecute to the fullest extent of the law and are even said to have told COPE2 "We're gonna throw the book at you".

    According to a fellow graffiti writer and longtime friend who asked to remain anonymous, COPE2 had been under surveillance by the graffiti cops for a long time. However, after the release of COPE's new book entitled "True Legend", the surveillance says the source, "definitely went up". True Legend, which comes signed by COPE2, boasts 272 pages of full color flicks and commentary from COPE2.

    True Legend has been getting rave reviews as the best graffiti book thus far, overshadowing other heavyweights like ESPO's The Art Of Getting Over and even a classic like "Spray Can Art".

    COPE2 was being held at the Bronx County Tombs but is now out on bail. There's been no word yet as to what he has been officially charged with.[/b][/quote]
    source: [url=http://www.sohh.com/thewire/read.php?contentID=5818]http://www.sohh.com/thewire/read.php?contentID=5818[/url]
     
  2. dlokddlokd

    dlokddlokd Member

    Joined: Mar 14, 2004 Messages: 500 Likes Received: 0
    :hatred: :hatred: its time for revolution!!!!:hatred: :hatred:
     
  3. CrazyLazy

    CrazyLazy Senior Member

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  4. brdn

    brdn New Jack

    Joined: Apr 29, 2004 Messages: 51 Likes Received: 0
    NOT COPE!!!:mad:
     
  5. TheoHuxtable

    TheoHuxtable Senior Member

    Joined: Jan 5, 2004 Messages: 2,113 Likes Received: 1
    Figured it had to happen one day or another. Didn't they pick him up shortly after he released the Kings Destroy video?
     
  6. Goatfucker!

    Goatfucker! New Jack

    Joined: Sep 1, 2001 Messages: 8 Likes Received: 0
    looks like he's in a lot more shit this time then after the kd video
     
  7. sneak

    sneak Guest

    i thought cope was a bit of a chubby man, that pic doesnt do him justice!
     
  8. Sarah Tonin

    Sarah Tonin Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 20, 2002 Messages: 1,946 Likes Received: 1
    i think thats a pic of him when he was young lad.
     
  9. TheoHuxtable

    TheoHuxtable Senior Member

    Joined: Jan 5, 2004 Messages: 2,113 Likes Received: 1

    :lol: What the fuck, are you two British? :lol:
     
  10. sneak

    sneak Guest

  11. why write?

    why write? Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 19, 2003 Messages: 5,859 Likes Received: 1
    i guess we are gonna have to reminisce on the cope bombs, this goes to show you..everybody gets caught at one point so dont be a little bitch if you get bagged....this pisses me off though, i hate to see cope go down....update this when you find out what kind of sentance he gets, i wonder what he'll get....whats everyone think?
     
  12. LaCosaNostra

    LaCosaNostra Senior Member

    Joined: Feb 3, 2004 Messages: 2,191 Likes Received: 0
    yea,for real.....he is going to be locked up for years, but i think everybody, including him saw this coming from miles away....



    Why Write- i dont think there will be any follow up, unless somebody doesnt mind getting banned-- not talkinga bout court cases(exception?)
     
  13. why write?

    why write? Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 19, 2003 Messages: 5,859 Likes Received: 1
    ^ oh that true about the court case thing, well if anyone does find out about this, hit up my aim or email so its not on 12oz...
     
  14. brdn

    brdn New Jack

    Joined: Apr 29, 2004 Messages: 51 Likes Received: 0
    tiz a pick of young cope
     
  15. Some Fat KiD

    Some Fat KiD New Jack

    Joined: Aug 19, 2003 Messages: 84 Likes Received: 0
    :hatred: :hatred: aw hell naw its war now

    i looked up to cope
     
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