PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island rapper whose songs include “Sell Drugsz” has been sentenced to three years in prison for doing just that.

Federal prosecutors announced Wednesday that 30-year-old Michael Persaud, of Johnston, was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in Providence for trafficking heroin and fentanyl. He performs under the name Montana Millz.

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Prosecutors say an East Providence undercover detective bought drugs several times from Persaud over a four-month period beginning in October 2016.

Authorities say Persaud sold the detective a total of nearly three-quarters of an ounce (22 grams) of fentanyl and less than a 10th of an ounce of heroin (2 grams).

Persaud’s lawyer didn’t immediately return messages seeking comment Wednesday.

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He also awaits sentencing in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, where a jury convicted him of drug charges.

(Copyright 2017 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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