Tekashi 6ix9ine recently received a sentence of 24-months after cooperating with authorities however once the rapper is released his days of being an informant will continue.
According to XXL, part of Tekashi 6ix9ine’s deal with the U.S. Attorney’s Office includes mandatory continued cooperation with the Federal Government if they deem necessary. Following the conclusion of the now infamous trial where Tekashi 6ix9ine’s testimony helped authorities take down members of the Nine Trey Blood, the Brooklyn artist received a fairly light sentence.
Initially facing over 30 years for his crimes, Tekashi 6ix9ine was handed a 24-month sentence with five years of supervision post-release. Taking into account time-served, Tekashi will serve approximately 11-months in addition to 300 hours of community service and a $35,000 fine. His affiliates received sentences ranging from 62 months all the way up to 15 years.
His continued cooperation is not the only thing Tekashi 6ix9ine is bound to following his release. Beyond the new record deal, the rapper must complete a mental health program. TMZ reports Tekashi 6ix9ine must enroll in an outpatient mental health program once released from prison.