Dedrick Williams, one of the suspects accused of shooting and killing Florida rapper, XXXTentacion, has made a fresh demand to the court seeking for extra funds to hire two more expects to testify in his defence.
According to reports by The Blast, Williams filed new documents on November 14 asking the court to pay $30,000 to hire an audio and visual forensic expert along with an expert who specializes in street gangs.
The former tattoo artist has previously been granted $30,000 to hire an electronics expert and a private investigator.
According to as Williams’ legal team, $20,000 of the newly requested funds will go into contracting the A/V expert saying, “Analysis of said evidence is critical to the Defendant’s case and his right to due process.” The remaining $10,000 will got for the gang expert, claiming it is “necessary to retain this expert to investigate and educate” both his legal defence and the jury.
“The manner in which gang affiliation affects this case and any and all defences available to the defence,” the court filing reads.
XXXTENTACION was shot and killed in June as he left a motorcycle dealership in Broward County. Williams and three others have been accused of being responsible for robbing and murdering the 20 years old rapper.