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ICYMI: [VIDEO] Alleged Shooters in Young Dolph’s Murder Decline Public Defenders

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Alleged shooters in Young Dolph’s murder, Justin Johnson, 23, and Cornelius Smith, 32, declined Judge Lee V. Coffee to assign public defenders while asking for more time again to hire their own attorneys before the next court hearing, scheduled for Jan. 28. Visit for more information Dolph’s brother, who was with him when he […]

Two Suspects In Young Dolph Murder Expected To Be Arraigned Today

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The two men accused of murdering Memphis rapper Young Dolph are expected to be arraigned today. Visit for more information Justin Johnson also known as Straight Drop and Cornelius Smith were previously expected to be arraigned yesterday. Shelby County District Attorney’s Office reported the two suspects made their first court appearances last week. Advertisement […]

Young Dolph Murder Suspect Booked on Sex Offender Charges

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23-year-old Justin Johnson, the man who was has been arrested and charged in the shooting death of Adolph “Young Dolph” Thornton in Memphis last November, was also a registered sex offender and has charges related to violating his provisions of being listed as a violent juvenile sex offender. Visit for more information Back in […]

New Details Emerge About Second Young Dolph Murder Suspect

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Ever since the initial reports started to emerge about the suspects in the Young Dolph murder, 23-year-old Justin Johnson has been the primary suspect in the deadly shooting, but this week, two more people have been arrested and new information has surfaced about the second suspect arrested. Visit for more information 32-year-old Cornelius Smith, […]

Third Man Arrested In Connection With Young Dolph’s Murder

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Several media reports have confirmed that a third man has been taken into custody in connection to the November 17 murder of Young Dolph in Memphis. Visit for more information 27-year-old Shundale Barnett was charged by the U.S Marshals with being an after-the-fact accessory to first-degree murder today(January 12). Barnett was a passenger in […]

Young Dolph’s Alleged Killers Arrested In Indiana

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According to a report from TMZ, 23-year-old Justin Johnson and 32-year-old Cornelius Smith were arrested today (January 11) for the murder of Young Dolph in Memphis last November. Visit for more information Johnson, who also goes by the rapper name Straight Dropp, released a music video following making a public post that he would […]

Young Dolph’s Killer Says He’ll Turn Himself In Tomorrow

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As previously reported, 23-year-old Justin Johnson is wanted for the shooting death of famed Memphis rapper Young Dolph. Less than a week after the FBi issued a warrant for his arrest and a reward for his capture, Johnson has taken to social media to say that he plans to turn himself in tomorrow(January 10). Visit […]

U.S. Marshals Announce $15K Reward For Young Dolph Killer, Suspect’s IG Goes Viral

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According to several confirmed reports, the U.S. Marshals have named a suspect in the November 17, 2020 murder of Memphis rap favorite Adolph “Young Dolph” Thornton Jr. and have offered up a $15,000 reward for information leading to the capture of the suspect. Visit for more information It has been confirmed that 23-year-old Justin […]

Crunchy Black Blasts Soulja Boy Over His Young Dolph Comments

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The tragic murder of Memphis rapper Young Dolph has shaken the entire Hip-Hop community. Authorities have not shared much about the ongoing investigation. Memphis locals have been popping up on social media with their takes of what has been occurring in the city, from alleged shootings to reports that a comedian’s daughter may have been murdered […]

Key Glock Shares Photo of Himself With Young Dolph


Key Glock shared a photo of himself with the late rapper Young Dolph, Saturday, on Instagram. Young Dolph was shot and killed in his hometown of Memphis while picking up cookies for his mother at his favorite cookie spot. The post also includes lyrics from Dolph’s track, “Talking To My Scale.” Visit for more information Glock was related to […]

Young Dolph’s Family Issues First Public Remarks Since Fatal Shooting

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 The family of Young Dolph is issuing their first public statement since the death of the popular Memphis artist.  Visit for more information In their statement via WREG, the family expresses their gratitude for the love fans have shown since the 36-year-old was shot and killed in Memphis.  The statement comes through Dolph’s publicist: […]

Mercedes Benz Used In Young Dolph Murder Linked To Double Shooting In Tennessee

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According to a report from FOX affiliate FOX13 in Memphis, the Mercedes that was identified through surveillance footage in the killing of Young Dolph last week has been connected to a double shooting that left two people injured in Covington, Tennessee a week before the Dolph shooting. Visit for more information Police in Covington […]

Police Use Surveillance Footage In Search Of Young Dolph Murder Suspects

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Police in Memphis are on the hunt for at least two suspects they say are responsible for the death of Young Dolph. Visit for more information After viewing surveillance footage, deputies say the suspects were driving a white Mercedes-Benz though their identities are still unknown. Dolph was shot and killed Wednesday after the well […]

Police Guard Yo Gotti’s Restaurant After Young Dolph Murder

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Memphis Police are preparing for inevitable, retaliatory crimes after Memphis rapper Young Dolph was murdered yesterday(November 17). Police have taken precautionary measures by shutting down and surrounding Yo Gotti’s eatery in the popular Tennessee city. Visit for more information After Dolph’s death, social media reports alleged that Prive, Gotti’s restaurant, and Blac Youngsta’s grandmother’s […]