Man Charged With Shooting Lil Wayne’s Tour Bus Gets 10 Years

By Staff  |  11/20/2015

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Jimmy Winfrey was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Friday (Nov. 20) for shooting up Lil Wayne's tour bus in Atlanta earlier this year.

According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the 25-year-old, also known as PeeWee Roscoe, pleaded guilty to six charges in all, including gang offenses, and received 10 years in prison, as well as 10 years of probation following his release.

Lil Wayne's tour bus was shot at in April, after he performed at Atlanta's Compound night club. No one was injured in the shooting, but there was $20,000 worth of damage to the buses.

Birdman and Young Thug, who used to employ Winfrey, were named in an indictment for the case ... accused of conspiring to have Lil Wayne killed. However, Birdman denied any involvement in the crime.

According to TMZ, shortly after the shooting, Winfrey used a cell phone that was owned by Birdman.