Man who carjacked Queen Latifah's BMW sentenced to 18 years

June 1996
Jet;06/10/96, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p47
Reports that Ricardo Rodriguez was sentenced to 18 years in prison for hijacking rapper Queen Latifah's BMW at gunpoint. Rodriguez's acquittal from attempted murder and assault charges; Sentencing given to Rodriguez's accomplice Rashien Fortune.


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