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Plaxico Burress -- Smells Like Fishkill

9/22/2009 12:20 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

TMZ has learned where Plaxico Burress is expected to serve part of his 2-year prison sentence -- a place more than 100 years old.



Plaxico is currently in the Manhattan Detention Complex, but Plaxcico's lawyer, Ben Brafman, tells us Plax is expected to be shipped to the famous Rikers Island correctional facility and then quickly moved to the Fishkill Correctional Facility in upstate New York.

We're told Plaxico will spend a total of 4-6 weeks going through the Rikers and Fishkill systems -- while authorities determine where Plaxico will spend the bulk of his sentence.

FYI -- Fishkill, which was constructed in 1896, was originally used as a hospital for the criminally insane.

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1.

Carter Forster - London, Ontario, Canada    

Don't drop the soap!!!!!!!!!!!

1822 days ago
2.

Trevor    


Who is this nobody and why should anyone care that another gangbanger goes to jail?

1822 days ago
3.

The Katster    

FYI -- Fishkill NY is NOT UPSTATE NEW YORK!!!! Fishkill is about 30 mins from upper Westchester County. Its in Dutchess County, north of Putnam County.

1822 days ago
4.

Wombat    

It is a good thing that he is a wide receiver...lord knows he'll never be able to claim to be a tight end when he gets out.

1822 days ago
5.

Kooky Fan    

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1822 days ago
6.

Sinizin    

I live 40 minutes away from tha jail. My frien is a CO there. Maybe he cn get an autograph for me.

1822 days ago
7.

Firefly    

I wonder if the place is haunted :)

1822 days ago
8.

Dawna    

Plax, Hang in there!

1822 days ago
9.

Wombat    

On another note...Michael Vick spends 18 months in jail for personally killing dogs and being a major part of a dog fighting ring ...yet a moron who shoots his own leg gets 20 months? All this tells me is that even in the justice system quarterbacks get all the gravy.

1822 days ago
10.

Tye Tanikk    

One way or another, all these downstate dummies are relocating Upstate, like the rats fleeing a sink ship, they are.

1822 days ago
11.

mrez golucky    

Yikes! Pow Pow Pow-- Ouch! My advice- don't pick up that bar of soap!

1822 days ago
12.

vanessa    

You know what really urks me! Chris Brown got a lesser sentence of community service and he beat the hell out of Rhianna held her against her will. Tried to kill her! Plaxio accidentally shot himself in the leg!! and he gets 2 years in state PRISON!!! FOR WHAT!?!?!? The system is so screw up! So sad!

1822 days ago
13.

Rebie Johnson    

john h, you're just another stupid mofo!!!!!

1822 days ago
14.

Lady    

First off John H... You should shoot yourself and save the world from your exsistence...

But at for Plaxico, how do you get 2 yrs for shooting yourself? He ain't hurt anyone but himself. Once the bullet went throught I think he learned his lesson.

And to the person that made the Mick Vick response that is very true.

1822 days ago
15.

Michelle    

Fishkill Correctional is not far from where I live. My brother is serving time there. I think that is funny. If you drive up Route 84 they have signs on the road that says "NO STOPPING ANYTIME." I can't wait for him to get there, I want to get all the low down when he is in there.

1822 days ago
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