One of the men suspected of murdering rapper Young Dolph was beaten up in jail.
Justin Johnson was punched by another inmate while making a phone call, TMZ reports. Johnson's lawyer, Juni Ganguli, says he was in the facility's visitation area and somebody in the waiting room walked up to him and punched him.
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No injuries were reported.
According to WLBT, in 2015, Johnson was convicted of aggravated rape. He is required to report every March, June, September and December to the Memphis Police department. He did not report to MPD in December 2021 and is in violation of the sex offender tracking and verification act of 2004.
Johnson has been charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder (for shooting at Young Dolph's brother who was with the rapper when he was killed), being a felon in possession of a firearm, employment of a firearm during a dangerous felony and theft over $10,000.