Feds Officially Name Jam Master Jay Murder Suspect

jmj2.jpgThe Feds have officially named Ronald “Tinad” Washington as a suspect in the 2002 murder of hip-hop pioneer Jam Master Jay at his Queens, NY recording studio. Although Washington recently told the Boston Herald that he expected to be charged in the crime, up until now authorities had not publicly fingered the Queens man as a suspect. According to the Associated Press, federal prosecutors named Washington as an accomplice of the actual, unnamed triggerman in court papers filed earlier this month. According to the papers, Washington “pointed his gun at those present in the studio, ordered them to get on the ground and provided cover for his associate to shoot and kill Jason Mizell.” Prosecutors declined to comment on the case, but the papers reveal that Washington has also been named as a suspect in the 1995 murder of Tupac associate Randy “Stretch” Walker. Washington has denied involvement in either case. In a sworn statement, he claimed that Queens detectives unfairly harassed him while investigating the case. “There have been many incidents where I was harassed and even assaulted by officers from the 103rd Precinct,” he said in the statement. Fern Yates, a spokeswoman for Jay’s family, said, “We’re relieved there’s some information coming out, although we understand that it’s not the full story.”

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  • http://xxl bk

    ummmm….fuck 1st sayers…..but not this time

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  • Dipset

    1st, R.I.P JMJ….

  • bxconnect

    r.i.p to jay.a true pioneer.

  • da boss

    first!!!! rip jmj

  • da boss

    first!!! rip jmj

  • Ruiz

    Y’all fuckers are disrespectful. A pioneer of the music you listen to was murdered. Now that the police have named an accomplice, y’all fucking act like it’s no big deal.

    R.I.P. JMJ
    (Requiescat In Pace Jam Master Jay)

  • scatter man

    i remember when that fool from live squad got smoked. if this cat smoked him and jay then he’s a real pimp like orlando anderson.

  • Stonyman

    Damn it only took 4 years for them to do anything and that is probably because everyone was putting pressure on them to get off their ass and do their jobs.

  • J.R.O.

    Let’s just hope they DID get the right man.


  • Southside

    Who knows if Washington is the guy that killed JMJ and Strech! It cud just be that with the pressure they have being receiving there gonna blame the first guy that cant defend himself properly and that has previous convictions. Lets see how the case goes. RIP JMJ

  • EReal

    I hope dude gets shot in his fuckin face. Kill JMJ you should be dragged behind a subway train or some sick shit. Forrealz.

    R.I.P. JMJ

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    RIP JMJ……reel tawk..

  • Rednose pit bull

    damn i didnt know there was that many first saying bitch ass tricks out there…get off ur computer lames

  • scatter man

    j was into some gangsta shit. slangin crack can get a nigga smoked.

  • shaun (conkey stand up)(rochester)

    nah they aint got the man but he know the man and sooner or later he will expose that man.
    cuz why niggas is bitches yeah I said it its me snitches bitch!!

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