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Lil Wayne Lands 'Suicide Watch' Job in Prison

April 8, 2010 (9:49 am) GMT
Serving his time in prison for gun possession charge since March, the 27-year-old rapper has now worked on 'suicide watch' in prison although he is paid with low salary.

Rapper is on "suicide watch" in prison - he's has been asked to keep an eye on desperate fellow inmates, according to his ex-girlfriend. The 27-year-old rapper, real name Dwayne Carter Jr., began his year-long stint for gun possession in maximum-security New York prison Rikers Island in March, and he has been given a big responsibility behind bars.

Antonia 'Toya' Johnson, the mother of Wayne's 11-year-old daughter, tells Us Magazine, "Wayne has a job. They got him on suicide watch for other prisoners. He watches the crazy prisoners and makes sure they don't kill themselves. He likes the job, even though they don't pay him much."

She insists her ex is "doing OK" and "getting along with everybody".

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