Tekashi 6ix9ine might spend the subsequent 1-3 years of his life behind bars if prosecutors get their manner.
The controversial rapper, whose actual identify is Daniel Hernandez, appeared in court docket Thursday (Aug. 9) to reply to prices associated to a sexual misconduct case from 2015 in which he was charged with using a baby in a sexual efficiency and was discovered responsible.
Tekashi 69 was accused of getting sexual contact with a 13-year-old lady in February 2015 and later distributing at the least three movies of the incident on-line.
In accordance to the legal criticism, in the primary video, “the kid engages in oral sexual activity with the individually charged defendant Taquan Anderson, whereas the defendant, Daniel Hernandez, stands behind the kid making a thrusting movement together with his pelvis and smacking her on her buttocks. The kid is nude in the video.”
The opposite two movies present the kid sitting on 6ix9ine’s lap whereas Anderson groped her breasts and later sitting bare throughout Anderson and 6ix9ine. The rapper claimed to have “no sexual contact” with the lady and denied realizing she was a minor.
Tekashi additionally claimed to be 17 years previous on the time of the incident, though the start date listed in the criticism towards him and in his assertion to the police reveals he was really 18 on the time.
The choose over the case gave him a conditional launch and deferred his sentence for 2 years. The deal said that Tekashi can not get into any bother of any type, should full group service hours, have a psychological well being analysis, acquire his GED, and write an apology letter to the sufferer.
Had he met the phrases of the deal, 6ix9ine would have primarily acquired a slap on the wrist—three years probation and he wouldn’t have to register as a intercourse offender. Nonetheless, prosecutors are actually saying that 6ix9ine violated the phrases of his plea settlement by getting arrested in Houston and Brooklyn.
In accordance to the Blast, the Manhattan D.A. is now recommending the rapper be sentenced to 1-3 years in a state jail and be registered as a intercourse offender.
Regardless that Tekashi has claimed he was a minor when the incident occurred, officers are adamant he must be “sentenced as an grownup for the crime he dedicated towards a baby and settle for the implications of that conviction, together with registration below the Sexual Offender Registration Act.”
The letter to the choose states “Defendant has had over two years to reveal to this Court docket that the position he performed in the sexual exploitation of a thirteen-year-old baby was an aberration in his in any other case law-abiding life. He has failed to accomplish that.”
Tekashi 69 can be sentenced on October 2nd.