Nicki Minaj‘s new boyfriend is the total bad boy — and has been for pretty some time, including while he was in jail.
Kenneth Petty‘s prisoner disciplinary history, obtained by TMZ, opens Nicki’s BOO was written out 18 times from 2006 to 2013 while he was serving time for a manslaughter conviction in New York.
Some of Petty’s violations were major — he got hit with 2 violent conduct defilements in 2010 for threats and fighting. Before that, he also obtain another fighting violation, and 5 violations for defying a direct order.
He got off to an uneven start as well … just a day after he arrived the prison he got labelled for generating a disturbance.
There was also a 2009 occurrence where he was mentioned for 9 distinct violations, and got 4 months in solitary as punishment. Frequently though … he lost phone, recreation and commissary rights for bad behavior.
As you know, Minaj’s BF was sentenced of first-degree attempted rape in 1995 when he was age16. He served virtually 4 years for that … before the 2006 manslaughter conviction.
Still, the man did his time … and our Nicki sources say she believes Kenny – one of her first love from Queens — has changed, and she’s better-off than she’s been in years.