Two suspects reportedly arrested for 2002 murder of Run D.M.C.’s Jam Master Jay

Ronald Washington and Karl Jordan, Jr. have been accused of shooting Jay

Two suspects have reportedly been arrested in connection with the 2002 murder of Run D.M.C.’s Jam Master Jay, according to The New York Times.
 


Ronald Washington and Karl Jordan, Jr. have been accused of shooting Jay in his studio in Queens, while also trafficking drugs, law enforcement sources told The New York Times. Washington is currently serving time in prison for robbery charges, while Jordan was arrested on Sunday.

Washington and Jordan have been considered suspects for the murder for a long time, and Washington admitted he had been in the studio on the day of Jay’s death. Washington also told investigators that he saw Karl Jordan and his son Karl Jordan Jr enter the studio shortly before shots were fired.