Footage Showing Young Dolph’s Alleged Murderers Has Been Released
Surveillance stills of the gunmen who allegedly fatally shot Young Dolph, born Adolph Thornton Jr., while he was at a Memphis cookie shop have surfaced online. In the images, two men, who have yet to be identified, can be seen wearing grey sweatpants, jackets, hats, hoods, and masks. One man appears to have a pistol and the other has a Draco AK-47 pistol. After allegedly killing Young Dolph, the man reportedly fled the scene in a light-colored Mercedes. (Click here to see pictures)
As previously reported, Famed rapper Young Dolph was unfortunately murdered in his hometown of Memphis Tennessee Yesterday (Nov. 17th). According to initial reports, Young Dolph went into Makeda’s Butter Cookies shop around 1 p.m. when a vehicle began firing bullets through the front window, which fatally struck the rapper. Young Dolph was 36 at the time of his passing. The ‘Case Closed’ rapper is survived by his longtime partner Mia Jaye and their two children, Tre Tre and Aria Ella Thornton.
After news broke about Young Dolph’s death, many celebrities came forward to share their condolences towards his family and loved ones.
My favorite story about Young Dolph was when two baristas at a Duke coffee shop were fired for playing his music in the shop. Dolph found out and flew them to the Rolling Loud Festival, brought them on stage, gave them each $20,000 dollars, and then played "Get Paid"
A legend. pic.twitter.com/yDKVQdvQwh
— Sydney Sims (@SydneyRSims) November 17, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with Young Dolph’s loved ones at this time.