Dirty Bastard was sentenced yesterday, (Wednesdy
July 18th), to 2-4 years in prison, for possesion of
20 vials of crack cocaine. According to reports, Ol
Dirty may have tried to hurt himself earlier at the
psychiatric ward where he currently being held.
was in protective custody and is under suicide watch
Tuesday July 17th, prior to his sentencing.
"After he's sentenced, the state will do a physical
and mental exam, and they'll determine if he needs special
treatment while he's institutionalized and they'll make
the proper recommendation," Assistant District
Attorney Holder told sonicnet.com. "All we're trying
to do is get him into the state system, and that's what
Frankel (Ol Dirty's lawyer) is trying not to do. This
case has been going on and on for a while. Enough already.
Let's just move on with it."
mentality is totally different, he's not himself anymore,"
Ol' Dirty's wife, Icelene Jones said. "He's scared
to go back to jail because people are threatening to
kill him there," she continued. "Me and the
children know that he's not doing so well."