“Young people do stupid things," Moreno told Black before the sentencing. "But the problem is that you’ve been doing stupid things since you were 15.”
Black, whose legal name is s Bill K. Kapri, was born to Haitian American parents as Dieuson Octave, according to the Herald. He was arrested before his scheduled appearance at Miami's Rolling Loud festival in May,
Black was facing a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison, and prosecutors sought eight years, the Herald reported.
“I think it’s time for us to give some tough love in this case,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Bruce Brown told the newspaper. “I just don’t see how and when he’s taken these things seriously.”
“I have made some decisions I’m not proud of making,” Black said in court. “I do take full responsibility for my mishap.”