Police have arrested a second suspect in the murder of rapper XXXTentacion. Michael Boatwright, 22, was arrested by Broward County Sheriff’s Office deputies on July 5, but for a different, unrelated charge.
Deputies said Boatwright is one of two armed men who confronted XXXTentacion, whose real name was Jahseh Onfroy, in an apparent armed robbery on June 18. XXXTentacion was shot to death while he was leaving a motorcycle shop in Deerfield Beach.
Detectives have also charged 22-year-old Dedrick Williams in the shooting. Williams is accused of driving the SUV that cut off XXXTentacion’s vehicle as he was leaving the business.
Boatwright was originally arrested July 5 on unrelated drug charges. However, on Tuesday, detectives served him with a warrant for first-degree murder.
Boatwright now has the additional charge of attempted murder.
The authorities are still seeking a third suspect, thought to be the gunman, as well as a person of interest named Robert Allen.
- Tommy Davidson Talks Music and Comedy The Rickey Smiley Morning Show [EXCLUSIVE]
- DeVonta Smith Prepares for Newborn Baby in Style! [PHOTOS]
- Blueface Arrested In Vegas For Alleged Involvement In Robbery
- The White House Announces Its First-Ever Juneteenth Concert
- Hip Hop 50 Live Announced: The Official Concert Celebrating 50 Years of Hip Hop
Photo: Broward Sheriff’s Office
2nd Suspect Arrested In Murder Of XXXTentacion [VIDEO] was originally published on hiphopwired.com
DC Young Fly’s Partner, Jacky Oh Passed Away During Surgery
The Hot Spot: Basketball Wives' Brittish Williams Pleads Guilty to 15 Felonies [LISTEN]
Additional Details Emerge Regarding ‘Wild ‘N Out’ Star Jacky Oh’s Death
Jacky Oh, Mother Of DC Young Fly’s Children, Dies Following Plastic Surgery: Report
Plastic Surgeon Linked To Jacky Oh Is ‘Liposuction & BBL Specialist’ With Negative Online Reviews
Twitter Shuts Down Wild Rumor That Jamie Foxx’s Health Scare Was Caused By COVID-19 Vaccine
Judge Joe Brown's Accusations of Tina Turner Being a "Witch" and "Pimp" Resurface [LISTEN]
Congrats On The Sex: Zion Williamson Shares He’s About To Be A Dad, Moriah Mills Enters The Chat