Third Young Dolph Murder Suspect Arrested & Charged!!

A third man who was wanted in connection with the murder of Young Dolph has been arrested and charged.

Shundale Barnett, who lives in Dallas but is from Memphis, was charged with accessory after the fact for a role in helping Justin Johnson, officials said. Barnett also faces charges of criminal attempt to commit first-degree murder and theft of property from $10,000 to $60,000.

It’s a big deal,” U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller said per HHDX. “We’re proud of the work that everybody you see standing up here has done and even some that you don’t see. There are a lot of unseen heroes that participated in the case … I think we are the best of the best. We get results and today’s announcement demonstrates that.”


Prosecutors say that Barnett was a passenger in the vehicle driven with Johnson when he was captured. Justin Johnson, also known as Straight Drop, was arrested Tuesday in Indiana. Cornelius Smith was already in custody and was indicted in Shelby County on several charges in this case including first-degree murder.

Barnett being held in the Clay County Indiana Jail and will be extradited back to Memphis.

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