Rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight has reached a plea deal over allegations which he murdered one man along with tried to kill another by running them down having a truck back in 2015.
At a hearing Thursday afternoon in Los Angeles County Superior Court, Knight plead no contest to voluntary manslaughter. His trial was scheduled to begin This kind of coming Monday. Under the plea deal, he could get up to 28 years in prison when sentenced.
Knight, 52, had been charged with murder, attempted murder along with hit-along with-run for using a pickup truck to allegedly run down Carter along with Cle “Bone” Sloan inside parking lot of Tam’s Burgers inside 1200 block of West Rosecrans Avenue on Jan. 29, 2015. Carter died along with Sloan survived his injuries.
Knight also will be accused of robbery along with threateningStraight Outta Compton director F. Gary Gray in a separate case.
Knight co-founded Death Row Records. In January, two of his attorneys were arrested on charges which they tried to pay off potential witnesses in his murder case.
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