First Tekashi 6ix9ine Co-Defendant Sentenced To Prison

Made In America - Day 1

This morning in a Manhattan court room one of Tekashi 6ix9ine's co-defendants Jesnel "Ish" Butler in his racketeering case was sentenced to 60 months in prison (5 Years). This is the first defendant in the case to get properly sentenced, Ish admitted to being involved in the April 3rd robbery in the lobby of the building that holds the ThisIs50 offices. Tekashi also reportedly filmed the robbery from a car that was parked near the building and evidence was soon found inside one of one of his apartments.

After getting sentenced Butler spoke to the court expressing his remorse, apologizing for his actions and spoke about his children, "I knew my actions and being around the people I was around could cause harm to people, and I deeply apologize, when I serve my time, I am going to make a difference in their lives (his children). I apologize for everything."

The next defendant who is Tekashi's former security guard is set to be sentenced on August 14th with two other defendants not pleading guilty just yet.

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