XXXTentacion Murder Suspect Arrested
XXL has received confirmation from the Broward County Sheriff's Office that 22-year-old Dedrick Devonshay Williams of Pompano Beach, Fla., was taken into custody Wednesday evening, where he was booked for first-degree murder as well as violating probation by allegedly stealing a car and driving without a valid license. The screenshot of the charges suggests that he is being held without bail.
According to TMZ, Williams has at least 11 felonies, with previous arrests for cocaine possession, weapons possession, domestic violence and aggravated assault with a firearm. In one incident, he allegedly held a gun to his girlfriend's head. Williams is reportedly being held without bail." target="_blank">TMZ adds that Williams has at least 11 felony charges on his record, with previous arrests for cocaine possession, weapons possession, domestic violence and aggravated assault with a firearm. In one incident, he allegedly held a gun to his girlfriend's head. It's believed he was apprehended following a chase on I-95.
TMZ also reports saying that two other arrest warrants have been issued relating to XXXTentacion's murder. However, nobody else has been taken into custody.
Shortly after the murder, a photo of Soldier Kidd with a gun on his lap, taken near the death scene, was posted to social media, as was another picture of he and Soldier Jojo that included a red mask, which witnesses say was being worn by the shooter. Kidd has denied that he was responsible.
"I got love for bro. I ain't even know who the man was," he said. "We out here handling business. We out here gettin' money, bro. We don't got no time for none of this shit goin' on," he continued. "But listen, all my condolences go to the man's family and what not. But I just gotta get on the 'gram and let ya' know what it is, you feel me? I ain't had nothing to do with it but I'ma stay positive, keep my head up."
Last night, during a vigil, XXXTentacion's mother Cleopatra told family and friends she just received word that a suspect was arrested. A video of the moment was posted to Instagram.
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