Mendeecees Harris Sentenced 8 years in prison

Mendeecees Harris Sentenced To 97 Months In Prison

The other shoe has dropped in Mendeecees Harris‘ drug trafficking case.

On Tuesday, the “Love & Hip Hop” star received a 97-month prison sentence in Rochester, New York.

In April, Mendeecees, who married Yandy Smith on Memorial Day, pleaded guilty to narcotics conspiracy in front of U.S. District Judge Frank Geraci Jr. Harris also admitted he was involved in a drug trafficking operation that between 2005 and 2012 shipped cocaine and heroin to the Rochester region.

The 36-year-old reality TV star and father of four, was out on a $600,000 bail package in which his earnings from the show and his paid public appearances are turned over to the federal government.

My heart goes out to Yandy and the kids.

**UPDATED**

Both Yandy and Mendeecees have released statements following his sentencing.

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