Kool G Rap Says He Was Racially Profiled, Will Sue "Finish Line" Over Theft Case

According to TMZ, hip-hop legend Kool G Rap was booked on the premise that he’d stolen a pair of pricy sneakers. In June, the previous Juice Crew rapper was ordered to look in court docket again with a believable likelihood of success. The court docket was introduced with the testimony of a Pennsylvanian Finish Line retailer describing “an African-American male in his 40’s” because the perpetrator of theft: a pair of shiny Nike LeBron 15s.

Kool G Rap, who ostensibly suits the unfastened description (cough) made by the shop worker, was chased down into the mall’s car parking zone by one other clerk, who famous Kool G Rap’s license plate and registration quantity. The identical clerk then proceeded to alert the cops. Soon after, seemingly out of nowhere, Kool G Rap was charged with misdemeanor theft.

The controversial a part of this story proper earlier than the reserving. According to Kool G Rap’s attorneys, the arresting officers by no means reviewed the shop surveillance footage earlier than constructing their case. If they’d, they’d have recognized first hand that Kool G Rap by no means as soon as stepped foot within the retailer. The unfastened description of “an African-American male in his 40’s” was all the data they wanted to proceed with their police work. As you may count on, Kool G Rap and his attorneys are readying an enormous lawsuit towards Finish Line. More on that later.