Bobby Shmurda Could Be Released Early From Prison

Bobby Shmurda
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Bobby Shmurda performs during Power 105.1's Powerhouse 2014 at Barclays Center on Oct. 30, 2014 in New York City.

Bobby Shmurda may be released from prison earlier than originally scheduled.

In records shared by Complex, the rapper has reportedly been granted conditional release from New York's Clinton Correctional Facility on Feb. 23, 2021. His current release date is set for Dec. 11, 2021.

The decision was made by the Time Allowance Committee, consisting of prison staff, which restored his previously lost "good time" off his maximum sentence. If released, Shmurda will be under parole supervision but any bad behavior could nullify his early conditional release. He will serve the remainder of his sentence under community supervision until his Dec. 11, 2021, maximum expiration date.

The 26-year-old "Hot N---a" rapper has been serving time since December 2014, when he was initially charged with conspiracy to murder, weapons possession and reckless endangerment. He was sentenced to seven years in prison after accepting a deal to plead guilty to 4th-degree conspiracy and 2nd-degree criminal weapons possession. He was denied parole in September 2020.

His mother Leslie Pollard told TMZ last July that once her son was released, he was ready to hit the recording studio and work on his music again.