Yesterday, his mother invited fans and friends of her late son to his home in Florida to celebrate his life and, at the vigil, she had informed people that an arrest was made in correlation to the murder. Shortly after the vigil had ended, information was released about the arrest.
22-year-old Dedrick D. Williams has been arrested in connection to the murder of XXXTentacion. The Broward County Sheriff’s Department took the man into custody after a reported police chase on I-95, which appears to have ended with the cops nabbing Williams. TMZ is reporting that the man is being held without bail for first-degree murder. In addition to the new charges, Williams was also hit with a probation violation for a previous grand theft charge.
As details continue to emerge on the circumstances leading to X’s death, we will update you.