Bobby Shmurda To Serve 7 Years In Prison After Taking Plea Deal
Rapper Bobby Shmurda pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges Friday and will be heading behind bars for seven years.
Shmurda, whose real name is Ackquille Pollard, took the deal just days before he was set to stand trial for conspiracy in Manhattan Supreme Court.
Prosecutors had maintained the "Shmoney Dance" phenom was the "driving force" behind a street crew called called GS9 that was responsible for dealing drugs and several shootings in Brooklyn.
After the fixed seven year term, Shmurda, 22, will be on probation for five years, according to the terms of the plea agreement worked out with the Special Narcotics Prosecutor's office.