By Jessica Jerreat
Published: 23:30 BST, 27 June 2014 | Updated: 16:54 BST, 28 June 2014
The grandson of Ice-T has been captured on homicide charges in Georgia over the passing of his flat mate after a weapon coincidentally went off.
Elyjah Marrow, who showed up in reality appear Ice Adores Coco with his grandfather, was professedly playing with a handgun at the point when it went off on Tuesday afternoon.
His roommate, Daryus Johnson, was oblivious by the time police arrived, what’s more, he afterward passed on from his injuries.Â
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Marrow, 19, has been charged with automatic manslaughter, ownership of a gun in the commission of a felony, what’s more, neglectful conduct.Â
The 19-year-old is too confronting charges relating to the ownership of marijuana, what’s more, having a stolen firearm, TMZ reported.
Police guarantee Marrow had been ‘recklessly’ dealing with the weapon some time recently it went off accidentally. He is as of now being held at Cobb Region jail.
Marietta police officer David Baldwin said: ‘Marrow was not utilizing appropriate guns security at the point when dealing with the gun.’
‘That heedless dealing with of the gun is what driven to Johnson being coincidentally shot what’s more, in the end killed,’ Baldwin told the Marietta Day by day Journal.
Marrow, who lives in Marietta, Georgia, has showed up routinely in the reality appear featuring his well known granddad.
Ice Adores Coco, which was to start with communicate in 2011, takes after the 54-year-old rapper what’s more, his new spouse what’s more, model, Coco Austin, 33.
Marrow is the child of Ice T’s to begin with daughter, LeTesha, who was conceived while the rapper was still in high school.
Marrow’s father, who employments the name @papapreacley, has taken to Twitter to appear bolster for his son.
Hours after the shooting he tweeted: ‘I can’t live without my son!! if it’s not too much trouble tell me this is all a joke’.
On Thursday he tweeted: ‘I take all the blame!!! Don’t judge me son… I raised him so fault me!!!’
Friends of the victim, Johnson, paid tribute to the Wheeler understudy who was recollected for rapping in the school corridors what’s more, being outgoing.