Tommy Lee Sparta hospitalized


Dancehall Entertainer, Tommy Lee Sparta whose given name is Leroy Russell is now hospitalised at the Kingston Public Hospital following an altercation with Department of Correctional Services (DCS) officers at the Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre in downtown Kingston.

Tommy Lee Sparta was sentenced to three years in prison in the Gun Court division of the Home Circuit Court in Kingston in March 2021 for illegal possession of a firearm and two years for illegal possession of ammunition.

He will, however, serve three years as the sentences are to run con-currently.

Tommy Lee Sparta, a former member of Vybz Kartel’s Portmore “Gaza” Empire, had his debut in 2012. Spartan Angel, Psycho, Under Vibes, and Rich Badness are some of his best-known songs.