The Bronx native tweeted out a goodbye message this morning, promising a return in time for New Year's Eve. "FARE WELL MY PEOPLE IM BOUT TO TAKE THAT RIDE SEE U AT DIDDYS HOUSE FOR NEW YEARS#GODWILLINGINSHALLAH," he wrote.
He asserts that the financial mishap (not paying taxes on $3 million worth of income between 2007 and 2010) was a result of bad accounting. With penalties and late fees, he ended up paying the government over $1 million on a $718,038 debt, in addition to the jail sentence.
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