XXXTentacion murder: Third suspect arrested in connection with rapper's death
Posted: 8:05 AM, Jul 26, 2018
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<p>MIAMI BEACH, FL - OCTOBER 06: Rapper XXXTentacion attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2017 at The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater on October 6, 2017 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET )</p>
A third person has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion.
The Telegraph in Macon, Georgia reports that 22-year-old Robert Allen was arrested near Macon, Georgia on Wednesday. Allen was reportedly recorded on surveillance near the murder scene in the moments before XXXTentacion was killed.
Police say XXXTentacion, whose legal name was Jahseh Onfroy, was killed in a failed robbery attempt in south Florida on June 18
Allen and three other men — Michael Boatright, Dedrick Williams and Trayvon Newsome — have all been charged with first-degree murder. Boatright and Williams have already been arrested. Newsome remains at large.
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