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Wheatpaste Artist COST Has Been Arrested By NYPD

COST Arrested by NYPDGraffiti legend COST was arrested by NYPD on Sunday Oct. 5

COST’s wheatpaste posters have achieved ubiquity in New York City for the second time since his last epic run in the mid 1990s with collaborator REVS.

The arrest has spawned somewhat of a media frenzy among New York City news outlets and graffiti related bloggers.

NYPD vows to continue to keep glue wielding creatives off of our streets.

Read all about it:

http://gothamist.com/2014/10/09/nypd_busts_cost_graffiti.php#photo-1

http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20141009/meatpacking-district/famed-graffiti-artist-cost-arrested-greenwich-village

http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Cost-Graffiti-Artist-Arrested-New-York-City-Caught-Pasting-Stickers-278601181.html

http://pix11.com/2014/10/09/graffiti-legend-cost-arrested-after-16-year-hiatus/

http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2014/10/08/police-legendary-graffiti-artist-adam-cost-caught-in-the-act/

http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2014/10/legendary-graffiti-artist-cost-busted-nypd.html