Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Update: 2nd Suspect Arrested In Murder Of Lil Snupe

A second suspect in the murder of upcoming Louisiana rapper and Meek Mill signee Lil Snupe has been arrested. The Shreveport Times reports that Edrick O. Stewart, 21, was taken into custody on July 3 and is in Winnfield City Jail after being charged with one count of manslaughter. Previously, Tony D. Holden, 36, surrendered to the authorities on June 25 for his involvement in Snupe's death.

 Holden is currently in the Winnfield City Jail and has been charged with first-degree murder, armed robbery and illegal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. 

In the early morning of June 20, Snupe, born Addarren Ross, died after being shot two times in the chest at the Maplewood Apartments in Winnfield. Reportedly, Holden and Ross were arguing over a bet on a video game. Bail has not been set for Stewart while Holden's bond is set at $2 million. Lil Snupe, who had just turned 18, was laid to rest on June 29.