The "Free Revok" movement can kick back and relax.
He announced his freedom today.
Revok stated this on his blog:
After 44 days and 24,000$ of debt I am finally out of jail ...
I fucked up and didn't pay a fine or complete my court ordered community service in time... So i was rushed by the lowest of lifeforms within the L.A. Sheriffs dept.(The graffiti task force) while waiting to board a flight to Dublin at LAX. The sheriffs ended up charging me with 2 addition charges for painting 2 separate murals with the property owners consent ...
The spray-can artist became a cause celebre in the street art community after he was arrested and then jailed in the midst of the spotlight-soaked MOCA show.
His incarceration led some to believe that authorities were making an example of Revok specifically because of the attention the show of graffiti art was attracting.
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But the City Attorney's office told the Weekly they went after Revok only because he missed a court date, triggering an automatic "be on the lookout" for the artist that culminated when they caught him trying to board a plane abroad.
His bail was set an a high $300,000, but only because authorities believed he might flee the country.
For his part Revok said "I love L.A."