Memphis Police have named Randy Ewing as the prime suspect in the shooting death of Tomanuel Benson, the brother of rapper Blac Youngsta. Benson was killed in a shooting at a gas station in Memphis on August 18. Authorities had previously issued a call for help in identifying the shooter and shared an image from security footage. According to Fox News in Memphis, police believe they have found the prime suspect and are currently searching for Ewing.
While it has not been confirmed that Ewing is responsible for the tragedy, he has been charged with second-degree murder and two counts of attempted second-degree murder. The Memphis Police Department released another image of Ewing, which appears to match the earlier image from the security footage.
Blac Youngsta took to Instagram to express his grief and anger over his brother’s death, vowing to seek justice. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing, and authorities are hoping that identifying the prime suspect will prevent further tragedies in the future. Updates on the case will be provided as they become available.