What happened to Alpo Martinez?

Martinez, 55, who was portrayed by rapper Cam’ron in the 2002 crime drama Paid in Full, was murdered in Harlem on Halloween night after being ambushed in a drive-by shooting after leaving a party. Martinez was reportedly shot six times in his arm, once in his chest, and was grazed by a bullet in the face.

Was Paid in Full based on a true story?

Based on the true story of Azie Faison Jr., Alberto Martinez and Richard Porter. The trio controlled much of the drug trade in New York City in the 1980’s.

Was Azie Faison shot?

Faison was shot a total of nine times in the robbery attempt, and caused the drug network to falter as he aimed to recover from his injuries.

Who in Paid in Full was Alpo?

Alpo Martinez—the former drug kingpin who inspired the film 2002 Paid in Full—was killed in a drive-by shooting at age 55 on Sunday, and actor Mekhi Phifer took a moment to reflect on the man whose life he helped illuminate.

Is Ace from Paid In Full still alive?

He attempts to rob and kill Ace at his apartment one night and shoots him in several parts of his body, including his head. Ace survives, however, and begins to think it’s time to leave the game before he is killed.

What happened to Rich Porter brother?

5 to persuade his drug-dealing brother to pay ransom, Monday was found in the Bronx, not far from where his brother, reputed drug dealer Richard Porter, 25, was found shot to death Jan. 4.