Michael Sullivan, half-brother to Slim Jxmmi and Swae Lee of hip hop duo Rae Sremmurd, has been charged in reference to the homicide of his stepfather.
In response to TMZ, Sullivan was indicted on a cost of first diploma homicide for his function in Floyd Sullivan Jr.’s homicide. A grand jury made the choice after a courtroom listening to in January.
Michael was named a suspect within the January 2020 deadly capturing of Floyd. Police found Floyd on the scene of the crime with a number of gunshot wounds.
In response to HipHopDX, Bernadette Walker, the suspect’s mom, says her son suffers from schizoaffective dysfunction and had a number of episodes earlier than transferring in together with his father. He additionally hadn’t taken his treatment previous to the capturing incident.
Michael was taken into police custody after being positioned at a psychological well being facility and held for a psychiatric analysis.
“Mrs. Shelton and I and the Metropolis of Tupelo are appreciative of Rae Sremmurd’s steady group help,” Tupelo mayor Jason Shelton stated on the time of the capturing. “Please know that we and the group you’re keen on and name house grieve with you, are praying for you, and prolong our deepest condolences to you, your total household and mates throughout this troublesome time.”
Whereas Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi haven’t weighed in publicly about their brother’s alleged involvement of their stepfather’s homicide, Lee did converse out in regards to the lack of Floyd by way of social media.
“I pray this world let’s me preserve some compassion,” he wrote on Twitter. “I’ve been examined my complete life.”
Michael Sullivan’s subsequent courtroom listening to and the stating date of his trial haven’t but been disclosed.