B.G. Facing 10 Years in Prison on Gun & Conspiracy Charges

| May 20, 2011 | 0 Comments


New Orleans rapper B.G. was indicted by a federal grand jury on gun and conspiracy charges. He could be facing up to 10 years in prison.

According to U.S. Attorney Jim Letten, the 30-year-old rapper was charged with two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm and one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice.

If he is convicted, the 10 year sentence will come with a $250,000 fine for the gun charges and up to 20 years and a $250,000 fine for the conspiracy charge.

B.G., born Christopher Dorsey was arrested in November of 2009 along with 2 other men and pleaded not guilty last year.

He is probably best known as a member of New Orleans rap group Hot Boyz and their 90’s hit “Bling, Bling”.

Source: AP


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