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Rapper Juelz Santana is going to prison for drug and weapons charges.

The 36-year-old Love & Hip Hop star was ‘sentenced to 27 months behind bars’ according to TMZ on Wednesday.

The sentence was handed down after Juelz ‘pled guilty to unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a controlled dangerous substance,’ according to the gossip site.

Doing time: Love & Hip Hop star Juelz Santana was ‘sentenced to 27 months behind bars’ according to TMZ on Wednesday. Seen here in October 2018 +3
Doing time: Love & Hip Hop star Juelz Santana was ‘sentenced to 27 months behind bars’ according to TMZ on Wednesday. Seen here in October 2018

Authorities said security personnel found a loaded .38-caliber handgun and eight oxycodone pills Santana didn’t have a prescription for in a carry-on bag containing his identification at Terminal C on the evening of March 9.

hey say he fled the area in a cab, leaving two bags behind. He turned himself in three days later and was arrested.

The New York City-born rapper lives in Totowa, New Jersey. His real name is LaRon James.

Owning up: The sentence was handed down after Juelz ‘pled guilty to unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a controlled dangerous substance,’ according to the gossip site. Pictured March 2017 +3
Owning up: The sentence was handed down after Juelz ‘pled guilty to unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a controlled dangerous substance,’ according to the gossip site. Pictured March 2017

Santana is best known as a member of the New York-based rap group The Diplomats. He also appeared on season 7 of the reality TV show Love and Hip-Hop: New York, which aired in 2016.

It’s not the first time he has gotten in trouble with the law, following a 2011 arrest.

Santana was arrested at his New Jersey recording studio after being caught with 17 bags marijuana, a pair of loaded handguns and ammunition.A gift for rap: Santana is best known as a member of the New York-based rap group The Diplomats. Seen here in November 2018 +3
A gift for rap: Santana is best known as a member of the New York-based rap group The Diplomats. Seen here in November 2018