Fatal. Beyonce’s cousin Martell DeRouen fatally shot dead was found in his Texas home after several days. Woman taken into custody as suspect in the shooting.
Rapper Martell DeRouen was found dead in his Texas home after friends reported him missing after several days. DeRouen had signed with Sony affiliated record label. Sasha Skare was arrested in connection to the shooting. Prior to this incident Skare was at large after her boyfriend was killed during a botched robbery. Skare and her boyfriend tried to rob a drug dealer, her boyfriend was shot in the leg and chest during the robbery. Skare was charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.
Under Texas law without any criminal history, an aggravated robbery sentencing ranges from a minimum of 5 years to 99 years or life in prison.