Dark Lo Receives Over 7 Years In Prison For Witness Intimidation: Report
Written by B87FM on August 6, 2021
Months in the past, AR-Ab, actual identify Abdul West, was sentenced to 45 years behind bars on costs related to drug trafficking. The Philadelphia rapper’s court docket case was closely lined within the media, and Rap artists paid shut consideration, contemplating that West’s songs and movies had been used in opposition to him. The trial would additionally spotlight West’s associates together with Darkish Lo, actually identify Charles Salley, after he was hit with costs of his personal for allegedly intimidating a witness who was set to testify in opposition to West.
In accordance with The Philadelphia Inquirer, Salley allegedly instructed authorities witness Dontez “Taz” Stewart that he would get “stabbed up” in jail, with added threats in opposition to the mom of his kids could be raped. Again in March, Darkish Lo reportedly pleaded responsible to the witness intimidation costs after placing a cope with prosecutors, and this week, he discovered his destiny at sentencing.
Darkish Lo was sentenced to seven and a half years behind bars for his alleged crimes, however he instructed investigators that he did not intend on intimidating anybody. This was the newest sentencing within the instances in opposition to the Unique Block Hustlaz, a file label launched by AR-Ab that authorities declare was a cover-up for a big drug operation.
Stewart, the federal government witness, confronted costs of his personal and was reportedly identified to be a hanger-on of kinds as he would usually spend time with AR-Ab. After it was revealed that he could be testifying in opposition to his former good friend, Darkish Lo allegedly despatched him just a few messages.
“It’s not as if Mr. Salley simply acquired up someday and determined to put in writing this letter as a result of he had unhealthy judgment,” Assistant U.S. Legal professional Justin Ashenfelter mentioned. “This was a very long time coming, and it began with that monitor ‘Allegations.'” Darkish Lo was additionally going through a gun cost after authorities discovered a firearm at his residence and that was a most of 15 years in jail alone. His plea deal dropped the gun cost and despatched him away for seven and a half years together with a $10Okay fantastic.
“I simply wish to apologize,” Darkish Lo reportedly mentioned in court docket. “I take full duty for all the pieces.”