Santana was arrested in March after a .38-caliber handgun and eight oxycodone pills were discovered in his carry-on luggage at Newark International Airport. After Transportation Security Administration agents found the weapon during an X-ray screening, he fled the scene, but later turned himself in to authorities. Now, he has been sentenced to 27 months in jail in Airport Gun case.
Santana, who has previous felony convictions, pled guilty to unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a controlled dangerous substance.
On Wednesday (Dec. 19), a federal judge in Newark, NJ handed down the sentence following his airport gun case. He has been sentenced to 27 months in jail for attempting to bring a loaded gun on a flight.
The rapper, 36, will be under supervised release for 12 months after he completes his time.