Bobby Shmurda Turns Down Plea Deal, New Trial Date Set for October

Bobby Shmurda, Rowdy Rebel, and other members of the GS9 crew appeared in a Manhattan Supreme Court this morning where a judge announced that their trial would begin on October 5. During the preliminary hearing, Shmurda was offered a plea deal of an eight-year sentence for his role as the supposed "mastermind" of the GS9 crew, for which he faces multiple weapon and drug charges.