With the XXXTENTACION homicide trial underway, a fan has now defined why he took a photograph of the late rapper after he was shot and posted it on social media. On Tuesday (February 14), the sixth day of the XXXTENTACION homicide trial, a fan named Scott Barbieux was referred to as to the witness stand to explain the occasions that led him to take a photograph of the late rapper after he was shot.
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According to Barbieux, he and his ex-girlfriend have been procuring at RIVA Motorsports in Deerfield Beach, Florida, when he witnessed XXX being robbed and ultimately murdered. After the incident, Barbieux testified that he used the “Look at me!” recording artist – who noticed the gunshot wound and thought he was useless – then took a picture and posted it on Snapchat.
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During his testimony, Barbieux instructed prosecutor Pascale Achille that he took the picture as a result of he was an enormous fan of XXXTENTACION. However, not lengthy after the picture was taken, the investigators on the scene instantly took away his cell phone. “Do you bear in mind Mr. Onfroy sitting within the automotive and taking a picture of him on his cellphone after he was shot?” Achilles requested Barbieux.
“Because I’m such an enormous fan of his, I wished a picture to remind me without end,” Barbieux replied. Before the incident, Babier admitted he brushed shoulders with rapper Hope as he was leaving the motorbike store, however was turned down when he requested for a photograph. “Hey X requested me to take a picture – however he simply ignored me and acquired in his automotive,” Barbieux testified. “He was in a foul temper. You may inform by the best way he walked out the door,” he added, describing the rapper’s sudden departure.
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Later, throughout protection cross-examination, Barbieux testified that he examined the physique and discovered the rapper lifeless. Defense lawyer Mauricio Padilla then requested Barbieux if he had acquired compensation for the picture, to which he replied: “No.” Michael Boatwright, Derry Dedrick Williams and Trayvon Newsome are accused of robbing and killing XXXTENTACION exterior RIVA Motorsports in South Florida, the place Boatwright is accused of shoting to loss of life. Robert Allen, who was additionally concerned within the deadly shoting, pleaded responsible final August and is now testifying towards his co-accused in hopes of a lighter sentence.
“[Allen] pleaded responsible to a lesser felony depend of second-degree homicide and armed theft. Co-accused witnesses,” stated Allen’s lawyer, Jim Lewis. “Compared to the opposite three, Mr Allen has performed a a lot smaller position and has been considered a possible witness for the state to make use of him within the case.”
If convicted, the three suspects on trial face life in jail. Authorities imagine Boatwright was the attacker who shot and killed XXXTENTACION throughout an armed theft on June 18, 2018. They stole $50,000 in a Louis Vuitton bag that X had simply withdrawn.