Broward County, FL – YNW Melly is dealing with first-degree homicide prices, but followers proceed to stream his music in giant numbers. The incarcerated rapper’s single “Murder On My Mind” has acquired platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America.
“Murder On My Mind” beforehand went gold on January 10, a month earlier than Melly was arrested for the homicide of his buddies Christopher Thomas Jr. (a.ok.a. YNW Juvy) and Anthony Williams Henry (a.ok.a. YNW Sakchaser). The track was licensed platinum by the RIAA on March 6.
Police say Melly shot and killed Thomas and Williams inside a Jeep Compass on October 26, 2018. Melly and Cortlen Henry, who’s also called YNW Bortlen, are accused of staging a drive-by capturing in an try and cowl up the double murder.
Henry allegedly drove the useless our bodies round for a time period earlier than bringing them to a hospital in Miramar, Florida. He informed police the victims had been shot in a drive-by.
Melly has pleaded not responsible to 2 counts of first-degree homicide. Henry additionally pleaded not responsible to first-degree homicide and accent prices on Monday (March 11).
No bail has been set for Melly and Henry. The two will stay behind bars till trial.