Harlem drug kingpin Guy Fisher is finally out of prison. Guy Fisher served over 30 years from 1984, Fisher was convicted on several counts of RICO violations, including continuing criminal conspiracy, drug trafficking, and murder. Fisher, along with other associates of The Council, had their fates sealed after Barnes testified against his former friend, who he claims was having an affair with his mistress.
Fisher was one of the biggest drug dealers in the world and he formed the organized crime syndicate, “The Council,” alongside Nicky Barnes. n Fisher made so much money that he purchased the famous Apollo Theater in 1977. The Council dominated the heroin trade in Harlem during the mid-1970s into the early 1980s.
Congrats to Guy Fisher for his freedom!
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Welcome home to our dear Friend… the legendary Dr. Guy Fisher. After serving over 30 years in federal prison, he has been given a medical pardon and was released yesterday. Welcome Home 👑! Born in the South Bronx in 1947, drug kingpin Guy Fisher became part of Nicky Barnes’s underground organization, The Council, at the age of 25. He funded renovation of the Apollo Theater in Harlem before being sentenced to life in prison for his heroin enterprise through testimony of his once friend Barnes. Read what Guy had to say about Nicky in Don Diva Issue 29