Mixed personalities rapper Jamell Demons, aka YNW Melly, 19, turned himself in to officials in Broward County, Florida, on Wednesday night. Allegedly he killed two of his “friends” back in October 2018.His accomplice Cortlen Henry, aka YNW Bortlen, 20, was arrested in Texas and extradited to Broward County on Tuesday.
Both have been charged with two counts of first-degree murder.
YNW Melly also was charged with two counts of accessory after the fact, and both are accused of staging a drive by shooting to cover up the murder. After news came out the YNW was in custody his hit “Murder On MY Mind” has been streamed over 50 million times.
On the song YNW Melly raps about killing his friend by accident, and holding him in his arms while he died. The song dropped AFTER the murders of his associates.
Why rappers snitch on their self on songs we will never know!
The two victims Christopher Thomas Jr., 19, and Anthony Williams, 21 , were driven to a hospital in Miramar, Florida, about 4:35 a.m. on a Friday in late October, police said.
Anthony Williams Jr, 21, also known as YNW Sakchaser (left), and Christopher Thomas Jr., 19, also known as YNW Juvy
CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS BY MIRAMAR POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Murder On My Mind rapper is now in custody awaiting trial. He also has a song with Kanye West called Mixed Personalities . Today the rapper would’ve been performing in Philadelphia for his We All Shine tour.
Before he turned himself in he left this message on Instagram: