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Lil Wayne's Back-Up Dancer Is Jailed for Stealing Rapper's Items

February 21, 2011 (9:20 am) GMT
Marco Negrete has been arrested for stealing Wayne's valuable items while the singer was filming scenes at Citrus College in Glendora, California.
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One of 's backing dancers has been arrested for allegedly stealing items including a laptop from the set of the rapper's latest music video.

The hip-hop star was filming scenes with artist Porcelain Black at Citrus College in Glendora, California when a number of valuable items went missing from the venue. Police were called to investigate after a portable computer, a Louis Vuitton purse, a wallet and tickets to an NBA All-Star game were reportedly taken from the set.

Cops used a GPS tracking device within the laptop to trace the haul to the home of 20-year-old Marco Negrete, who was appearing as a back-up dancer in the promo, reports the Whittier Daily News. Negrete was arrested and taken to Glendora prison, where he is being held on $20,000 bail.

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