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Wiley, whose real name is Richard Cowie Jr, did not appear in Thames Magistrates Court to answer charges of assault and burglary with intent to cause damage.
District Judge Ross Johnson issued an arrest warrant and demanded that he be brought to court.
Jacko, a former world kickboxing champion, was relaxing at his home with friends when Mr. Cowie Jr allegedly broke in, broke dishes and assaulted him.
A manhunt has been launched for grime star Wiley after he failed to appear at court on Monday – where he is accused of assaulting a world champion kickboxer after allegedly breaking into his flat.
The 42-year-old hitmaker dubbed ‘The Godfather of Grime’ is accused of forcing his way into Ali Jacko’s home in Forest Gate, east London, on August 28.
A friend of Mr. Jacko, 53, called the police after the situation worsened and a fight allegedly broke out, and Mr. Cowie Jr. was later arrested.
The Tower Hamlets singer-songwriter is believed to have used Jacko’s recording studio before the pandemic.
Arrested and Charged
The Metropolitan Police charged Wiley after the August 28 incident.
In a statement, they previously said: ‘At around 10:00 pm on Saturday, August 28, the police were called to a flat in Forest Gate.
Officers attended the scene. It was alleged that a man had entered the apartment, assaulted the occupant and caused criminal damage to property.
The man The grime artist put on an animated display as he arrived at court earlier this month charged with assault and burglarywas arrested and taken into custody.
The occupant, an adult male, suffered a minor injury. He did not require the London ambulance service.
With a career spanning more than two decades, Wiley has had hits with songs like Wearing My Rolex and Heatwave.
The rapper was made a member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2018 for his services to music.
Two weeks ago, the grime artist represented himself in a short hearing and was given more time to apply for legal aid.
Richard Cowie Jr Quick and Facts
- Wiley, real name Richard Cowie Jr was a no-show at Thames Magistrates’ Court
- District judge Ross Johnson issued a warrant for hitmaker’s arrest on Monday
- Accused of breaking into Ali Jacko’s home in Forest Gate, east London in August