The murder investigation of XXXTentacion is a step closer to closure after arresting a third suspect. New reports claim Southern resident Robert Allen is now in custody after the U.S. Marshals nabbed him this week in Georgia.
According to reports, the Marshals tracked down Allen staying at a family member’s home.
Robert Allen was arrested Wednesday in rural Georgia. According to jail records, he’s currently being held in Dodge County. The Marshals Fugitive Task Force reportedly found him at his sister’s home in Eastman, GA. Cops say his sister was cooperative when officers showed up to make the bust. He’ll be extradited to Broward County, FL to face the charges, along with 2 others — Michael Boatwright and Dedrick Williams. Trayvon Newsome, who cops have named as a trigger man in the rapper’s murder, is the only suspect still at large. (TMZ)
Last week, reports surfaced about all four murder suspects receiving indictments in the ambush which ultimately took XXX’s life.
A Broward County grand jury has indicted four men in the fatal ambush shooting in June of rapper XXXTentacion, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said Thursday. XXXTentacion, whose given name was Jahseh Onfroy, was driving out of a Deerfield Beach motorcycle dealership when his BMW was blocked by an SUV. Two gunmen jumped out, robbed him and left him mortally wounded from multiple gunshots, authorities said. (Sun-Sentinel)
The identity of all four indicted men almost immediately became public.
Now, four men have been indicted for the crime. A Broward County grand jury indicted Michael Boatwright, Dedrick Williams, Robert Allen and Trayvon Newsome Thursday on charges of first degree murder and armed robbery with a firearm of the 20-year-old whose given name is Jahseh Onfroy. (Miami Herald)
The late hip-hop artist’s mother has since reacted to the news.