Rayshawn Bennett, also called YFN Lucci, is dealing with felony homicide and different prices.
ATLANTA — Murder investigators in Atlanta are asking for assist from the general public in finding 29-year-old rapper YFN Lucci — whose identify is Rayshawn Bennett.
In accordance with Atlanta Police Sgt. John Chafee, Bennett is needed on a number of prices in connection together with his alleged position within the Dec. 10 capturing loss of life of 28-year-old James Adams.
Chafee mentioned that cops have been dispatched to a location within the 900 block of Peeples Avenue, S.W., at about 5:20 p.m. on that Thursday afternoon after receiving a name about somebody shot.
After they arrived, Chafee mentioned, officers discovered 28-year-old James Adams mendacity on the street affected by a gunshot wound to the top.
Grady EMTs together with Atlanta Hearth-Rescue crews arrived on the scene and rendered medical support, Chafee mentioned. After Adams was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital in downtown Atlanta, he died from his accidents.
A short while later, a second sufferer, 32-year-old Kevin Wright arrived at Hearth Station 14 by non-public automobile, affected by a gunshot wound to the stomach, Chafee mentioned. Wright in the end survived his accidents.
Atlanta Police murder investigators responded to each places to start their investigation. Over the course of their probe, Chafee mentioned, they have been capable of decide that the 2 shootings have been probably associated.
They in the end recognized three people tied to the shootings, he mentioned. Two of the boys have been apprehended, whereas Bennett stays at giant.
In accordance with Chafee, 17-year-old Leroy Pitts was apprehended and charged with felony homicide, aggravated assault, participation in felony avenue gang exercise, and possession of a firearm throughout the fee of a felony.
He mentioned that 23-year-old Ra’von Boyd was additionally apprehended. Boyd was charged with felony homicide, aggravated assault, participation in felony avenue gang exercise, possession of a firearm throughout the fee of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Bennett is dealing with prices of felony homicide, aggravated assault, participation in felony avenue gang exercise and possession of a firearm throughout the fee of a felony.
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Investigators are nonetheless searching for Bennett and asking anybody with details about his whereabouts is requested to name CrimeStoppers Atlanta at 404-577-TIPS, or on-line at StopCrimeATL.com.
Individuals who present at tip to CrimeStoppers should not have to offer their identify or go away any figuring out data to be eligible for the reward of as much as $5,000 for data resulting in the arrest and indictment of the suspect.
In accordance with Chafee, the Atlanta Police Division needs to thank the Miami-Dade Police Division, the US Lawyer’s Workplace in Miami and the FBI Area Workplace in Miami for his or her help in capturing Boyd and Pitts, together with serving to them furthering their investigation.