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Brother Of VH1 Star Mendeecees Harris Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison


Love & Hip Hop New York star Mendeecees Harris is out on bail as he awaits trial in his drug trafficking case. However, Harris’ brother, Tyrus, 36, has been sentenced to five years in prison.

According to Democrat & Chronicle, Tyrus Harris, plead guilty in March to what prosecutors describe as a minor role in the transportation of cocaine between New York City and Rochester, NY. On Monday, June 30, S. District Judge Frank Geraci Jr. sentenced him to five years in prison.

Mendeecees, who was released on $600,000 bond back on March 31, plead not guilty to the charges and is due back in court in October. Besides being a regular on his fiancee’s Instagram feed, Harris has kept a low profile since his return home.

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