Alpo Martinez also known as Alberto Geddiz Martinez, he was a notorious drug dealer and became a familiar name during the mid-1980s. Alpo Martinez was born on June 8, 1966, in East Harlem, New York.
Martinez was one of two children raised by his single mother in East Harlem, commonly known as Spanish Harlem, in Upper Manhattan. Before dropping out in his second year, he attended a Roman Catholic school, Automotive Mechanical High School, and Julia Richmond High School.
At the age of 13, Alpo began selling drugs in East Harlem. Martinez began moving up the drug dealing ladder in Harlem after meeting Azie Faison, a West Side Harlem drug dealer, and eventually became one of the city’s greatest drug dealers.
Alpo Martinez Martinez Son
The Harlem native is said to have three sons, one of them is a rapper known as Popperazzi Po, another known as Gumby, and a third whose name is unknown. Po, who was born Randy Harvey on November 2, 1986, grew raised in New York without knowing who his father was.
Martinez was raised in a completely different home, and it wasn’t until the movie Paid In Full was published in 2002 that people began to worry about his parentage Po’s father may not have been his biological father, according to the film, because of the aggressive manner in which he supposedly dealt with Po..
Alpo son Popperazzi Po. (Image source: Instagram)
Popperazzi, however, changed his life following his release and relocated to Chicago, Illinois, where he founded his own music label, O3GMG.
He is a successful musician as well as an entrepreneur. He also makes money through YouTube. Po has been living a lavish lifestyle, as evidenced by his Instagram account. In the next days, his earnings will only rise.
Po’s debut came in 2017 with 50 Gunz and Look At Me starring Cardi B, and his most recent release was BSM ft King Bukz in September 2021. however, Po maintains in touch with Gumby, who is around 30 years old, but he has never met his other brother from DC.
Alpo Martinez Wife
There is no information about the identity of Alpo Martinez’s wife. However it was mentioned in several news article that his wife was with him when he was arrested in 1991.
Alpo was only 25 years old at the time of his first arrest. According to news articles, his wife never left his side during his trial. A s the judge sentenced Alpo to35 years, his wife was by his side. there is no any pictures as well as further information related to his wife.
How Much is Alpo Net Worth?
Before his death on October 31, 2021, Alpo Martinez had a net worth of roughly $1 million. His drug dealing activities were his main source of revenue.
In 2202, the movie Paid In Full was released and it was based on the life of Alpo Martinez. Cam’ron, an actor and rapper, played the role of Alpo in the film.
This project generated a significant amount of money, which provided Alpo with the revenue he needed to boost his bank account.
Alpo Martinez Movie
Martinez was portrayed by rapper and actor Cam’ron in the 2002 film Paid In Full, which was based on Martinez’s, Azie Faison’s, and Rich Porter’s illegal activities.
Paid in Full is partly based on a true story. Azie “AZ” Faison, Rich Porter, and the late Alpo Martinez, all of whom worked as cocaine traffickers in Harlem in the 1980s, are the three main characters.
Despite the fact that it is partly based on their progress in the drug trafficking business, Paid in Full uses fictional characters to tell its story.
Alpo was a drug dealer from Harlem, New York City, with Puerto Rican heritage. He rose to fame in the mid-1980s and became well-known after appearing in the hit 2002 biographical film Paid In Full, in which he was played by rapper Cam’ron. Paid In Full had the box office collection of $3.1 million
Alpo Martinez Death
Martinez was fatally shot by an assailant in a moving vehicle on October 31. He was wounded on the left side of his chest, on his chin, and three bullets went inside his left arm, according to NYPD sources. His red 2017 Dodge Ram collided with the back of another car after he was shot five times on W. 152nd St.
Alpo was shot “five times” while seated in a 2017 Dodge Ram car, according to Sources. He was shot three times in the arm, twice in the chest, and once in the jaw.
The motivation for the shooting is still being investigated, but no suspects have been identified as of yet. The man died, after being rushed to the hospital.
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