Compton rapper DJ Quik’s son David M. Blake Jr., 27, was arrested Could 26 for the taking pictures demise of a Downey, California man, 33-year-old Julio Cardoza. The taking pictures happened in Porter Ranch, a suburb of Los Angeles, on Could 25 after a battle broke out in a house on the 13200 block of Carfax Avenue in Downey, studies NBC Los Angeles.
Based on the Los Angeles County District Lawyer’s Workplace, Blake faces an extra allegation of non-public use of a firearm. He was taken into custody and charged for felony muder.
“Mindless gun violence continues to plague our communities and it must cease earlier than extra lives are unnecessarily taken from us,” District Lawyer George Gascón stated.
“Those that commit most of these crimes can be held accountable by my workplace.”
Per the assertion, Blake allegedly drove away after fatally taking pictures Cardoza.
Following the taking pictures, Cardoza was transported to an area hospital and in the end succumbed to the one gunshot wound on his chest.
Blake reportedly served as a council liaison to Compton Councilman Isaac Galvan, in accordance with metropolis data.
On Could 27, Los Angeles Superior Courtroom Choose Michelle Williams revealed that Galvan was faraway from the council as a result of 4 unlawful votes that gained Galvan the June 2021 Compton Basic Election, having achieved the seat by a single vote, per a court docket submitting.
Galvan’s opponent within the race, Andre Spicer, was revealed to be the true winner of Compton’s Second Council District.
Spicer was sworn in on Could 31.
A press release from town of Compton about Blake’s homicide expenses learn, “The town is shocked to seek out out about this incident.”
Previous to the felony cost, Blake was a promising rapper, who went beneath the title D. Blake.
He’s scheduled to be arraigned June 14 in a Norwalk courtroom, per MSN.
Reps for DJ Quik have declined to remark.