The man accused of killing T.I.'s best friend and assistant, was
sentenced to sixty-six years in prison today (12/23). Hosea Thomas was
handed down the sentence after he was convicted of killing Philant
Johnson (and wounding others) by shooting up T.I.'s entourage.
Hosea and his brother were arrested and charged with the murder
following an after-party at Club Ritz in Cincinnati. The two apparently
followed TIP and his entourage and fired at their vehicles after they
were denied entrance to a VIP area along with being mad T.I. threw
money into the crowd during his performance.