Eric Holder, Nipsey Hussle’s Suspected Killer, Charged With Murder Days After His Death

Updated On 05 Apr, 2019 Published On

Eric Holder, the suspect who shot and killed Nipsey Hussle, is facing four charges four days after the rapper’s death, multiple sources have confirmed.

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said in a press released that the Holder, 29, was charged with one count of murder, one count of possession of a firearm by a felon and two counts of attempted murder on Thursday, April 4.

According to the criminal complaint made against him, he "personally used a firearm and caused great bodily injury and death."

As per the report, the suspect could face a maximum sentence of life in the state prison. LAPD has continued to investigate the case.

Hussle, whose real name was Ermias Davidson Asghedom, died on March 31, after being shot outside his clothing store, Marathon Clothing, in Los Angeles. He was 33.

Holder wounded two other men during the shooting.

The Los Angeles Police Department had shared the identification of the suspect just a day later and the next day, they'd arrsted Eric Holder.

Multiple stars, including Rihanna, Jada Pinkett Smith and Drake, shared posts on their social media sites to pay tribute to him following the death of the late rapper.

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