Suspect in Nipsey Hussle killing charged with murder

29-year-old Eric Holder was also charged with two counts of attempted murder on Thursday.

April 04, 2019
Suspect in Nipsey Hussle killing charged with murder Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

The man suspected as being the killer of Nipsey Hussle is now facing life in prison. The Associated Press reports that 29-year-old Eric Holder has now been charged with one count of murder, and two counts of attempted murder by Los Angeles County prosecutors. He expected to appear in court later today to enter a plea to the judge.

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Holder was detained by local deputies on Tuesday after being named as a suspect earlier that day.

Nipsey Hussle was killed this past weekend in front of his Marathon clothing store in Los Angeles. He was 33.

Suspect in Nipsey Hussle killing charged with murder