Brooklyn rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has pleaded responsible to federal weapons and racketeering costs, and is reportedly cooperating with federal authorities towards fellow members of the violent gang 9 Trey Gangsta Bloods.
Tekashi, 22, whose actual identify is Daniel Hernandez, was charged in November after “wreaking havoc in New York Metropolis” and “participating in brazen acts of violence,” U.S. Lawyer Geoffrey S. Berman stated on the time.
He admitted to quite a lot of crimes as a part of his plea deal, together with promoting a kilogram of heroin in Brooklyn and serving to within the try to kill a rival gang member, in keeping with the New York Every day Information. It’s not clear what his cooperation would possibly imply for his sentence, which as of now features a necessary minimal of 47 years in jail.
“Within the fall of 2017, I met and joined the 9 Trey Blood Gang. As a member of 9 Trey, the enterprise engaged in such actions together with taking pictures at folks, robbing folks, and at instances drug trafficking,” he stated, in keeping with the Every day Information.
The “Gummo” rapper already had a slew of costs and convictions below his belt, and has been on and off probation for years.
In 2015, he pleaded responsible to the usage of a baby in a sexual efficiency and was placed on probation. In that case, he additionally took a plea deal that included a probationary interval ― however he violated it. He was arrested twice in 2018, as soon as for allegedly attacking a 16-year-old lady in Texas and one other time for assaulting an officer throughout his arrest for driving with a suspended license.
Crime adopted him in all places as he went out and in of the court docket system in 2018. In October, two of his associates had been concerned in a taking pictures in Manhattan, and days later, a drive-by shooter focused a Beverly Hills set for a music video Hernandez was featured in.
“I apologize to the Courtroom, to anybody who was damage, to my household, pals and followers for what I’ve carried out and who I’ve let down,” he stated in court docket.
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