The hip-hop star, real name Ackquille Pollard, is currently serving time in a New York correctional facility, following his arrest as part of a police sting in Manhattan in December (14).

He appeared in Manhattan Supreme Court on Thursday morning (25Jun15), when a trial date was set for October (15). He faces charges of murder, gun possession, drug dealing and conspiracy after he rejected a plea deal for a charge of second-degree possession of a weapon and five years of probation.

Pollard has now been hit with a separate first-degree charge of promoting prison contraband in the Bronx Criminal Court, according to