Man Arrested and Charged in Murder of XXXTentacion Police confirmed the 22-year-old suspect, Dedrick Williams of Pompano Beach, was arrested on Wednesday and charged with third-degree murder.
XXXTentacion, born Jahseh Onfroy, was ambushed by two suspects and fatally shot while leaving RIVA Motorsports in Deerfield Beach, Florida.
According to CNN, Williams was also charged with grand theft motor vehicle and operating a vehicle without a valid driver’s license.
Onfroy was transported to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced dead at 5:40 p.m. ET.
He was 20 years old and had just started a promising career in the rap industry. His debut album '?' debuted at No. 1 on the 'Billboard' 200 Albums chart in March.
Nielsen reported that 33,000 copies of his digital music were sold in the hours following his murder on Monday..