Two musicians from the identical group as two rappers gunned down in South Florida final 12 months had been arrested in reference to their deaths.
Jamell Demons, aka YNW Melly, 19, turned himself in to officers in Broward County, Florida, on Wednesday evening.
Cortlen Henry, aka YNW Bortlen, 20, was arrested in Texas and extradited to Broward County on Tuesday.
Each had been charged with two counts of first-degree homicide. Henry additionally was charged with two counts of accent after the very fact.
Their associates – Christopher Thomas Jr., 19, and Anthony Williams, 21 – each had been pushed to a hospital in Miramar, Florida, about 4:35 a.m. on a Friday in late October, police stated.
“They arrived with a number of gunshot wounds. They had been lifeless already,” Miramar police spokeswoman Tania Rues stated on the time. Police stated an investigation concluded that Demons shot and killed Williams and Thomas. Police stated Demons and Henry staged the crime scene to resemble a drive-by taking pictures.
Thomas glided by the stage title YNW Juvy, whereas Williams was referred to as YNW Sakchaser.
YNW Melly has about one million social media followers and his most well-known tune, “Homicide on my Thoughts,” has greater than 42 million views on YouTube.
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