Teenager and stepmother arrested in PNB rock murder case: Los Angeles detectives arrested a woman and a young man Tuesday as they search for people believed to be responsible for the death of the Philadelphia rapper PnB rock at a restaurant in South Los Angeles after an argument over his valuables.
In a bulletin issued on Wednesday, in the name of police Freddie Lee Throne as the third suspect in the murder. According to police, Tron “i was involved” in the killing of PnB Rock, whose real name is Rakim Allen, on September 13.
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The first arrestee, a child under the age of 18, was taken into custody in Lawndale early Tuesday, according to Los Angeles Police Department. His stepmother Shontell ThroneThe 32-year-old, who was detained in Gardena and charged with complicity in murder, was recognized as the second suspect.
Freddy Trohn, a longtime member of a South Los Angeles street gang, fled from police as they tried to apprehend him Tuesday, according to multiple law enforcement sources who spoke to NBC LA.
Los Angeles police have already confirmed two arrests on Tuesday – a teenager and a 32-year-old woman. The teenager is being held on suspicion of murder; the elderly woman, Shauntel Trone, was booked on suspicion of being an accessory to murder. @nbcla @anblanx
— Eric Leonard (@LeonardFiles) September 28, 2022
Los Angeles police said they are investigating the possibility that the shooter may have targeted the restaurant as a result of an Instagram post showing Allen’s girlfriend dining at Roscoe’s House of Chicken & Waffles. About 20 minutes before the incident, the message went live.