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Man Arrested For the Murder of Famous Tattoo Artist, Trigz

November 1, 2014  |  Posted by: Giovanni DePhillips
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A suspect has been taken into custody and charged in connection with the shooting death of tattoo artist Trigz, police said on Friday.

Robert Falcon, who is a 31-year-old California resident, was charged with murder in the Oct. 9 shooting, a judge set bail at $2 million.

Trigz, whose real name is Michael Pebley, was found fatally shot on the sidewalk on the 6300 block of Laurel Canyon Boulevard in North Hollywood around 5:50 p.m.

According to investigators, the victim and the suspect got into an argument at the Black Derby Smoke Shop and it escalated into a physical fight. The suspect shot Trigz and then took off, leaving him to die on the sidewalk.

Trigz, 40, was a famed tattoo and graffiti artist, actor and model, He leaves behind a fiancee and five children.

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