Young Dolph Murder Suspect Is A Registered Sex Offender

Justin Johnson, one of the men accused of killing Young Dolph, is a registered sex offender.

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.


He has also been charged for failure of a Tennessee sexual offender to timely report or register.

During Johnson’s arrest, police also found 27-year-old Shundale Barnett, who was wanted as an accessory to murder in the killing of Young Dolph. A third man, Cornelius Smith, was already being held on an auto theft charge involving the white Mercedes allegedly used as a getaway car in the shooting.

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