Eric Holder who is the prime suspect of Nipsey`s Hussle murder has been arrested.
On Tuesday afternoon the Los Angeles police department tweeted that the suspect had been arrested and is detained in police custody. Nicole Nishida who is Los Angeles sheriff spokeswoman said that a man who resembled holder had been apprehended in Bellflower a city that is 20 miles from the place where Nipsey had been shot dead.
Police are also searching for the woman who drove Holder away from the crime scene.
Earlier on Tuesday Michael Moore who is Los Angeles police chief gave out more details and said that they believe that holder and Nipsey were well acquainted with each other.
Here is what we know about the murder investigation so far.
Nipsey`s Girlfriend Lauren London Speaks Out
Hours after Holder was arrested Lauren London who was Nipsey`s girlfriend took to Instagram to say that she was confused after her boyfriend was shot dead at the same place where they had met for the first time.
She continued to say that she had lost her best friend, soul mate and that she did not know what they were going to without him.
The couple began seeing each other in 2013, and they have one son together. Both Lauren and Nipsey had children from previous relationships.
LAPD chief says that the shooting was due to a personal issue and not due to gang violence.
Michael Moore said that his department had every reason to believe that Holder was from a gang, but the shooting was due to a personal issue and not gang related.
Moore also told Holder to surrender himself to the police to prevent the matter from getting out of hand.