J. Wright, a musician, was arrested and charged with his girlfriend’s murder.
Wilanna S. Bibbs, 20, was discovered fatally shot on Sunday afternoon in Davenport, Iowa, according to police. A day later, Davenport police detained the songwriter, Justin Wright, 31, and charged him with first-degree murder. According to Bibbs’ relatives, he abused her on a continuous basis.
Wright was controlling, according to Bibbs’ cousin, whose identity has not been revealed. Wright’s bond was set at $500,000 in cash only on Monday.
According to Complex, Wright has worked with artists such as Timbaland, Rick Ross, Gucci Mane, and DJ Khaled, and has become a multi-platinum songwriter over the years.
He requested a court-appointed lawyer and stated that he has been having to live in hotels. His personal possessions, he claimed, were stolen in November.