Jah Cure could face up to eight years in prison for allegedly stabbing a promoter in Amsterdam, in October 2021. "According to Amsterdam press the prosecution recommended Siccature Alcock, popularly known as Jah Cure be sentenced to eight years in prison with 'credit to time served' . Read the prosecution's report. The celebrity asked the judge to google him as he did not identify him as a celebrity. “I got stuck with Bob Marley,” the senior judge said during the hearing on Tuesday, and Jah Cure reportedly replied, “Then you should Google my name that would surprise you.”
The prosecutor argued that the incident happened when the reggae singer and promoter known as Nicardo Blake agreed to a payment of approximately Ksh.600 million ($500) which was not delivered. The promoter succumbed to a stab that needed a major procedure. Amsterdam media outlets reported that the reggae musician also admitted to carrying a knife which would be used to “loose promotional material” at his concert. The Jamaican-born singer claimed that he had acted in self-defense because he was afraid. “He is a real criminal. If I had waited a minute, it would have been me,” said Jah Cure.
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