According to sources close to Crunchy Black says daughter was shot and killed while sitting in a car with her boyfriend outside of her hotel.
Ashley Richardson, along with an unidentified man, was found dead outside the Fairview Inn and Suites on American Way in Southeast Memphis. Police are keeping tight-lipped about a suspect in the case. WMC5 Memphis reports the shooting took place on Friday (August 28) at the Fair View Inn & Suites on American Way around 3 p.m. local time. A man and woman were both found dead at the scene. One person who arrived shortly after the yellow crime tape went up said the female victim was the 26-year-old mother of his child.
A large number of police officers and cruisers swarmed the scene and taped it off, a big group of family and friends gathered where they were seen crying, hugging, and consoling each other. Police weren’t able to provide the family and friends of the victim much information at the time.
My condolences to you & your family 🙏🏿🙏🏿 pic.twitter.com/4qqwwvDvdd
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) August 29, 2020
Crunchy Black was a longtime member of the Academy Award-winning Hip Hop group Three 6 Mafia ,but ultimately left in 2006 over monetary disputes. He released his first solo album that same year called On My Own. Police are keeping tight-lipped about a suspect in the case. While police have not yet confirmed Richardson’s identity, Rapper Juicy J is one of many on social media who have posted condolences to Black about her Start slideshow.