'Love & Hip Hop NY' Star Checks In For 8 Yr Prison Stretch

1/19/2016 1:51 PM PST

'Love & Hip Hop NY': Mendeecees Harris Checks in for 8 Year Prison Stretch

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'Love & Hip Hop NY' star Mendeecees Harris is now going by "Inmate Harris" after checking himself into federal prison in Pennsylvania.

Harris got 8 years for drug trafficking charges. He'll do his time in a minimum security prison where inmates can watch TV and the meal program is top notch ... something different everyday for 8 weeks. 

He's already served 15 months for his crime, so he actually has less than 7 years left to serve. 

As we showed you, Harris made the most of his last few days of freedom.