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Recently Released Rikers Inmate Talks About Lil Wayne’s Jail Life

Recently Released Rikers Inmate Talks About Lil Waynes Jail Life

I was just reading through the LilWayneHQ forums, and I found a really interesting story posted by DatShyt about a recently released inmate from Rikers Island talking about Weezy‘s life in prison. You can read the full story below, and I am sure you will all find it interesting too!

Since I’ve been locked up until now, one of the main things I constantly get asked about is Lil Wayne, who was incarcerated at Rikers Island at the same time I was. During my stay at Rikers Island, I was placed in General Population at the E.M.T.C. (C-76 aka “6 Building”) where all male sentenced inmates are held. I would spend most of my time working, drawing, watching bootleg DVDs, and listening to the radio. Inmates would get paid $10-$25 a week for various jobs around the jail. For a few months of my time I worked; not for the money as much but to help pass the time. My job on the Island was to rinse and scrub pots in the mess hall as well as deliver the dinner food wagons with my friend and fellow inmate Geoff Turbeville to Protective Custody (“P.C.” – 3 Upper), Administrative Segregation (“AdSeg” – 2 Upper), New Admission Cells & C.A.T Cells (Cells for New Inmates and Inmates who had Assaulted Staff -2 & 3 Main), and Mental Observation Dorm (“M.O.” – 1 Main).

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Rikers Island Source Speaks On How Lil Wayne Is Doing In Prison

Rikers Island Source Speaks On How Lil Wayne Is Doing In Prison

On Monday (March 29), a source inside Rikers Island who asked that his name not be made public gave MTV News some observations about how Wayne is holding up.

“He’s doing well. He’s adapting to the situation,” the source said, adding that Wayne was not involved in a brawl that took place at the facility over the weekend in which 13 officers and three inmates were injured, according to New York’s Daily News. The incident reportedly occurred after inmates refused to be locked in for the night, and did not take place in the area of the facility where Wayne is being held.

The source also scotched a rumor that Wayne got into a confrontation with another inmate just days after his sentencing.

“That’s a rumor I heard, but nothing substantiated,” the source said, adding that Wayne is usually in protective custody and, for the most part, has been getting a positive reaction from inmates. However, the source said that some inmates seem not to be aware of his situation.

“While he’s walking the hallways, he’s told not to communicate with these guys,” the source explained. “So they’re a bit disgruntled because he’s not hollering back.” – MTV

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Mack Maine Visits Lil Wayne In Jail And Says He Is Doing Good

Mack Maine Visits Lil Wayne In Jail And Says He Is Doing Good

It’s been 2 and a half weeks since Lil Wayne got sentenced to a year in jail, and there has already been some rumors of him getting into a fight with another inmate. We didn’t pot this story on LilWayneHQ, because the source was MediaFakeOut, and Tony Yayo did say we will be getting a lot of rumors haha.

Young Money’s President, Mack Maine has visited Tunechi twice since he has been locked up. Mack says that Wayne is doing good and says “Wadup” to us:

Jus left Rikers Island… Spoke wit Wayne for 2hrs…he good told me to tell yall wadup..special website komin soon..#thank God..LUV

Jus spoke wit Wayne he said to tell all of you dat purchased THE REBIRTH thanx we certified gold!!!! LUV!! #freetunechi

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