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Tay-K sentenced to 55 years in prison for deadly robbery

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Texas rapper Tay-K has been in prison to 55 years for murder.

The 19-year-old, whose official name is Taymor McIntyre, was charged in the 2016 death of 21-year-old Ethan Walker, who was gunshot and murdered in his own Mansfield, Texas, home during a robbery.

According to the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney’s Office, McIntyre was also condemned to 30 years in prison for one count of goaded robbery and 13 years each for two other counts of aggravated robbery, in addition to $21,000 in penalties Tuesday.

The verdicts will run simultaneously.

McIntyre was found remorseful Friday after impeaching advocate said he planned the home invasion and hired the man who gunshot and murdered Walker. (The trigger man was condemned last year to life in prison.)

McIntyre rose to fame with his 2017 single “The Race,” recorded while he was a fugitive, which appeared on Billboard’s Hot 100. In the song, McIntyre raps about running from the police.

The song’s music video, which features the rapper posing next to his own wanted poster, has more than 174 million views on YouTube.

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