A second suspect has been arrested in XXXTentacion‘s homicide case.
Practically a month after the 20-year-old rapper was killed in a capturing in Florida, Michael Boatwright, 22, of Fort Lauderdale has been taken into custody, the Broward County Sherrif’s Workplace confirmed on Wednesday. In accordance with a press launch from the Broward Sheriff’s Workplace, investigators allege Boatwright was one in all two armed suspects who confronted the late star, legally named Jahseh Onfroy, on June 18. Per authorities, Boatwright was initially arrested on July 5 on unrelated drug fees. On July 10, he was served an arrest warrant for first-degree homicide whereas in jail and presently faces a first-degree homicide cost.
In late June, the Broward County Sheriff’s Workplace confirmed 22-year-old suspect Dedrick Devonshay Williams was arrested in relation to the homicide on fees of first-degree homicide, described as homicide harmful wicked with out premeditation, in addition to grand theft of a motorized vehicle and working with no legitimate driver’s license. He’s presently in custody.
Broward Sheriff’s Workplace
Per the press launch, detectives are nonetheless looking for a second gunman and Robert Allen, a 22-year-old particular person of curiosity, within the ongoing investigation.
In accordance with an outline of the capturing from authorities, XXXTentacion was leaving RIVA Motorsports in Deerfield Seaside earlier than four p.m. when two armed suspects confronted him. No less than one of many suspects fired a gun, which struck the rapper, earlier than each fled in a dark-colored SUV. The rapper was taken to a hospital the place he was pronounced useless.
He was laid to relaxation in Florida throughout a non-public funeral for household and pals on June 28.