Jah Cure Released from Prison Today


Twenty-seven year old Singer Siccaturie Alcock, better known as 'Jah Cure', has been released from prison.

The Jamaican singer who was convicted on rape, illegal possession of a firearm and robbery was released at 5:30 Saturday morning.

Jah Cure was sentenced to 13 years in prison in 1998.

Although he was imprisoned, Jah Cure's popularity skyrocketed over the past three years, following the release of a number of hit singles including "Longing For", "True Reflections" and "Love is." --Jonathan Cunningham

KEEP MIAMI NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Miami New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Miami, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Jonathan Cunningham