The grandson of rapper-turned-actor Ice T (“Law & Order,” New Jack City) has been arrested in Georgia when he shot and killed his roommate, police and media report.
Elyjah Marrow, 19, was reportedly fiddling with his gun in the presence of his roommate when the gun accidentally discharged, fatally wounding Daryus Johnson, also 19, tmz.com reports.
In addition mourning the tragic sudden death of his friend, Marrow has mountainous legal problems to hurdle. Marrow was charged with involuntary manslaughter, possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, possession of a stolen handgun, reckless conduct and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.
Marrow, who appeared in his grandparents reality show “Ice Loves Coco,” remains in custody in suburban Atlanta.
So far, the legendary rapper has not responded to inquiries about his grandson.