'Sell Drugsz' rapper jailed ... over drugs
A Rhode Island rapper whose songs include 'Sell Drugsz' has been sentenced to three years in prison for doing just that.
Federal prosecutors announced that 30-year-old Michael Persaud, of Johnston, was sentenced in federal court in Providence for trafficking heroin and fentanyl.
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Prosecutors say an East Providence undercover detective bought drugs several times from Persaud over a four-month period beginning in October 2016.
Authorities say Persaud sold the detective a total of nearly 22 grams of fentanyl and less than a two grams of heroin.
Persaud's lawyer didn't immediately return messages seeking comment.Melania wants Xmas on deserted island
He also awaits sentencing in Pennsylvania, where a jury convicted him of drug charges.