Rapper Doe B’s Slaying Leads to Double-Murder Arrest
Montgomery police charge 25-year-old man in T.I. protege's shooting death
Doe B, a 22-year-old rapper signed to T.I.’s Grand Hustle Records, was one of two people killed during a weekened shooting at a nightclub in Montgomery, Alabama. City police announced today they’ve arrested a suspect in the incident, in which 21-year-old Kimberle Johnson also died and six others were wounded.
Police have arrested Jason McWilliams, a 25-year-old from Montgomery, in connection with the shooting deaths. McWilliams is charged with two counts of capital murder. He turned himself in late on December 29, according to police.
“An investigation indicates that the shooting stemmed from an ongoing dispute between McWilliams and Thomas,” police said in the announcement. They provided no other details about McWilliams aside from the mug shot below.
Doe B’s recent releases include “Let Me Find Out (Remix)” , with T.I. and Juicy J, and “2 Many,” with Rich Homie Quan, plus the Baby Jesus mixtape. Tributes have poured in for the rapper on Twitter from T.I., Drake, Juicy J, Mike WiLL Made It, B.o.B., Young Dro, Meek Mill, and more. Doe B’s management said in a statement, “We ask that you remember him not by his untimely death, but by his love of life and the music he left behind.”