After a monthlong trial, three males have been discovered responsible of first-degree homicide and theft with a lethal weapon in reference to the 2018 killing of XXXTentacion, The Related Press reviews. The lads—Michael Boatwright, Trayvon Newsome, and Dedrick Williams—will obtain obligatory life sentences, in line with the report.
XXXTentacion was killed in June 2018 when he was 20 years outdated. Based on police, Boatwright, who’s now 28 years outdated, and Newsome, 24, shot the rapper throughout a theft, and Williams, 26, drove the getaway automobile. A fourth man, 26-year-old Robert Allen, additionally participated within the theft and testified in opposition to his former mates through the trial. He pleaded responsible final yr to second-degree homicide.
On the time of his loss of life, XXXTentacion confronted quite a few authorized expenses, together with aggravated battery of a pregnant girl, home battery by strangulation, false imprisonment, and witness-tampering. He pleaded not responsible and denied the allegations.