Man, 60, charged with 1996 murder of Tupac Shakur

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Duane 'Keffe D' Davis was indicted by a Nevada grand jury on one count of murder on Friday. | ITV National News

The mystery killing of rap icon Tupac Shakur has been the cold case that has gripped a generation for almost 30 years, as Robert Moore reportsDuane "Keffe D" Davis was indicted by a Nevada grand jury on one count of murder, Clark County Chief Deputy District Attorney Marc DiGiacomo announced on Friday.

He added: "While I know there's been many people who did not believe that the murder of Tupac Shakur was important to this police department, I'm here to tell you that is simply not the case." Shakur was in Las Vegas to see Mike Tyson box at the MGM Grand Hotel on the night of his murder. Members of the Southside Compton Crips, including Davis and his nephew Orlando"As both groups were leaving the fight, members of Death Row Records spotted Orlando Anderson near an elevator bank inside the MGM and at that time they began to kick and punch him near that elevator bank," said Mr Johansson.

In Davis' memoir, he implicated his nephew Anderson - a known rival of Shakur - saying he was one of two people in the backseat. Anderson denied any involvement in Shakur's shooting. Last July, Davis' home was raided by police looking for items "concerning the murder of Tupac Shakur", according to a search warrant.

 

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