Suspect in double murder booked into Metro Jail

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MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Terrance Santez Watkins was booked into Mobile County Metro Jail Friday greeting charged with 2 counts of execution positive shooting into an occupied gathering oregon vehicle.

Watkins, 25, of Mobile, is 1 of 4 men charged successful the brutal murders of Tony and Leila Lewis, the grandparents of Mobile rapper HoneyKomb Brazy.

In February 2021, the mates was recovered dormant successful their Happy Hill home. Investigators testified that 2 gunman fired aggregate rounds into the house, striking 62-year-old Tony Lewis 1 successful the groin and erstwhile successful the liver. the researcher said the location had 5 oxygen tanks, which helium added apt sparked a blaze that killed 68-year-old Leila Lewis, destroyed the location and severely damaged a neighboring house.

Watkins, Patrick Lewis, convicted cause kingpin Darrin Southall, and Jamarcus Chambers were each charged successful their murders.

During a proceeding successful March, a detective testified that Watkins felt disrespected by a Facebook station by different rapper, OMB Peezy, whom helium thought was connected the aforesaid grounds statement arsenic Brazy.

The detective besides told the tribunal that Watkins and the 3 others plotted to termination Brazy’s grandparents due to the fact that they couldn’t get to Brazy oregon Peezy.

All 4 defendants person been successful national custody for the past mates of months connected unrelated cause charges.

Jail records amusement that U.S. Marshals brought Watkins to Mobile Metro Jail Friday greeting but it’s unclear why.

Both Mobile constabulary and the Mobile District Attorney’s Office said they’re unsure if helium was already sentenced successful national tribunal oregon if they brought him to Mobile County to beryllium sentenced first.

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