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Wesley Snipes

Released from Prison

4/5/2013 8:39 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

0405_wesley_snipes_01Passenger 57 is no longer Inmate #43355-018 -- TMZ has learned Wesley Snipes has been released from prison.

The Federal Bureau of Prisons tells TMZ ... Snipes was released on April 2 and transferred to the New York Community Corrections Office, which will oversee his home confinement.

Home confinement (aka house arrest) will end July 19.

Snipes checked into McKean Federal Correctional Institution in Pennsylvania back in December 2010 after he was convicted for failing to file federal income tax returns.

Let this be a reminder ... you've got 10 days left, people!!!



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I thought that Wesley was already out. Didn't realize he has been in there for all this time. Hopefully he can resume his movie career at the same level it was at before.

566 days ago

dandy jim    

3 years only... He got an easy sentence considering he robbed the government of 7 million bucks... I know 3 people in federal prison for doing similar crimes of not filing federal tax and they are doing 10 years... preferential treatment going on with Wesley.... i wonder if he ever has to pay back the bucks he owes

566 days ago


So funny-just saw him and got pics with him last week at Whole Foods!!! He is super buff!

566 days ago


Isn't it Ironic how Lindsay Hoe-an gets away with everything in the book. But as soon as a Black man, Celebrity does anything... He's locked up. what kind of f*ckery is that?!

565 days ago

Carmen Rosano    

I love you to Wesley Snipes,(admiradora absoluta).................!!!!!!!!! (Montevideo)Uruguay.

565 days ago


Ok now the blades will return,ya think. Wes

563 days ago

valerie mcclendon    

I don'tagree w/ur opinion. I luv Wesley snipes bcuz he just ddnt pay his taxes. I have nt heard him being on any kinda drugs. give the brother a chance (2nd)...just pay ur taxes bro and let us enjoy ur art

537 days ago

eric dexter    

I'm a white guy and I think Welsy Snipes rocks as an actor. He is trulty one of the greats. Hope to see him on screen soon.

144 days ago
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