The Florida rapper Kodak Black was sentenced on Wednesday to 46 months in prison on federal weapons charges, though he faced up to 10 years. Black, 22, whose legal name is Bill Kapri though he was born Dieuson Octave , had admitted to lying on background check forms while buying multiple firearms in two different incidents earlier this year. Another weapon was discovered in the trunk of a car as the rapper and his team attempted to cross the Canadian border into upstate New York in April. Black was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and criminal possession of a firearm.
But they discovered that MIAMI AP — Rapper Kodak Black was sentenced Wednesday to more than three years in federal prison after pleading guilty to weapons charges stemming from his arrest just before a scheduled concert AP — A weekend of shootings involving rap musicians and their entourages who were in South Florida for a huge hip-hop festival left two people dead, four wounded and Rap star Lil Wayne says he did not perform as scheduled at a Miami-area hip-hop festival because he AP — Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons charges as the rapper tried to cross from Canada into the United States near Niagara Falls, law enforcement officials said AP — A prosecutor says rapper Kodak Black will likely have to return to South Carolina this year to face a charge of raping a woman after a concert. AP — Rapper Kodak Black, who was arrested earlier this year after a video showed people handling marijuana and a gun around an infant, will remain in a Florida jail until September.
Bill K. Kapri   born Dieuson Octave ; June 11, , better known by his stage name Kodak Black ,  is an American rapper , singer and songwriter. He gained initial recognition with his single " No Flockin ".
The year-old has pleaded guilty to weapons charges stemming from his arrest just before a scheduled concert performance in May. Rapper Kodak Black has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison after pleading guilty to weapons charges stemming from his arrest just before a scheduled concert performance in May. The year-old admitted in August that he falsified information on federal forms to buy four firearms from a Miami-area gun shop on two separate occasions. Black was able to obtain three of the weapons: a 9mm handgun, a. Authorities said one of the guns was found at the scene of a March shooting in Pompano Beach, although he has not been charged in that case. Black also faces drug, weapons and sexual assault charges in other states that remain pending. He has had several previous arrests.