The trial of Eric Holder, the alleged killer of hip hop artist Nipsey Hustle, has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Holder was expected to go on trial last month for the murder but because of the coronavirus pandemic, the trial has been rescheduled has been pushed back to June 8, according to recent jail records obtained by Vibe.
Eric Holder has been in police custody since he shot Nipsey Hussle in Los Angeles last year.
Holder is facing one count of murder, two counts of attempted murder, and assault with a deadly weapon. He previously entered a plea of not guilty to all charges. If convicted, Holder faces up to a maximum of a life sentence in prison.
Hussle was shot at least 10 times before being taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. Nipsey’s friend, Kerry Lathan, was shot in the leg during the incident. Though Holder fled the crime scene, he was apprehended two days later nearly 30 miles away in…
Source: Guardian Newspaper