Atlanta rapper, TI is mourning the loss of one of his closest friends, Terrence Beasley, better known as Cap.
According to a press release from the Georgia Department of Corrections, Beasley was killed at Smith State Prison in Glenville, Georgia [after an altercation with an inmate] on Thursday, Dec. 5.at 9:10 a.m. local time. Beasley’s death is being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Georgia Department of Corrections.
Rapper Young Dro is also a longtime friend of Cap. “While blessing me the devil testing me,” Dro posted on Instagram along with his photographs from their visit to SiriusXM on the same day he received the horrifying news of Cap’s death.
‘I’m trying to keep it together in these pics at the same time I got some bad news while all this going on they killed my brudda CAP in prison today ya’ll pray for my team this is a big loss for me I had to mask my feelings and it was killing me inside ya’ll pray for me!”
Described as one of the most thorough big homies in Atlanta, Cap also had strong ties with Killer Mike, Jermaine Dupri and some other Atlanta artists. Cap was charged with felony murder and possession of a firearm for a crime in 1998. He was sentenced to life in prison in 2000, but he was released in 2006 on parole, after new facts pointed out that the use of the weapon was possibly for self defense.
According to Heavy, he was linked to another crime in September 2010, being named in an aggravated assaut case, for allegedly trying to retrieve a stolen necklace for Killer Mike, thereby assisting him during a fight. He allegedly beat up an employee, knocking out his teeth, Norris Gresham, of Echo Studios in Atlanta Killer Mike’s for the necklace that belonged to his friend, Killer Mike.
He later peed on Drake at a Movie Screening, according to ‘Reliable Sources’.
In the last lines of Meek Mill’s 2015 Drake-diss “Wanna Know,” Mill wrote, “You let Tip homie piss on you in a movie theater n***, we ain’t forget.”TMZ reported in 2010 that Drake had been attending a screening of the movie, “Takers”, when Beasley, who appears in the movie when he was urinated on.