Tekashi 6ix9ine is requesting that he serve out the rest of his jail sentence at house as a result of he’s nervous for his security behind bars.
Based on courtroom paperwork obtained by XXL on Tuesday (Jan. 14), the rapper’s legal professional has despatched a letter to Decide Paul A. Engelmayer asking that 6ix9ine be transferred to both a neighborhood correctional facility or again house. 6ix9ine’s legal professional Lance Lazzaro cites the rapper’s security as the principle motive for the switch.
“As a result of [6ix9ine’s] cooperation with the government against multiple gang members with the Bloods, [6ix9ine’s] safety is still, and will continue to be for the foreseeable future, seriously at risk,” Lazzaro’s letter reads.
His letter additionally mentions the stabbing of 6ix9ine’s co-defendant, Roland Martin. Martin additionally renounced the 9 Trey Gangsta Bloods, like 6ix9ine, and was subsequently stabbed 9 occasions whereas serving time on the Brooklyn Metropolitan Detention Heart. Lazzaro cites this stabbing as proof additional proving that 6ix9ine is in imminent hazard while in jail.
Lazzaro writes that he would settle for 6ix9ine’s placement in a neighborhood correctional middle, though he warns that “placement in any Bureau of Prisons facility, including any CCC, would jeopardize [6ix9ine’s] safety.” He argues that relocation to 6ix9ine’s house is the “most reasonable” means for him to serve his remaining 11-month sentence.
Lower than a month in the past, 6ix9ine was sentenced to 24 months in prison with 5 years of supervised launch for his high-profile weapons and racketeering case. The sentence was dramatically diminished, because of the rapper changing into a federal informant in opposition to the 9 Trey Gangsta Bloods, which he was as soon as a member of. He was credited 13 months for time already served, shifting his launch date to November 2020. Nonetheless, Lazzaro has stated he thinks 6ix9ine will likely be released by August, because of the Bureau of Prisons’ good habits tips.