Justin Lamont Wright stays within the Scott County Jail, accused of capturing and killing 20-year-old Wilanna Bibbs on Mom’s Day in west Davenport.
Each have been a good distance from the locations they known as dwelling.
Wright, 31, is from Atlanta, the place he was higher generally known as J Wright — a multi-platinum songwriter and the founding father of Camp Leisure Worldwide.
Bibbs was from Durham, North Carolina. It’s unclear why Wright and Bibbs have been in Davenport, however a number of on-line leisure publications stated Bibbs was Wright’s girlfriend.
Davenport Police responded to 1503 Calvin St. at roughly 1:25 p.m. Sunday, Might 9, in reference to a disturbance. Bibbs was pronounced useless on the scene.
Wright was arrested and charged with first-degree homicide. He’s being held on a $500,000 bond and requested to be represented by a public defender throughout his first listening to.
In a 2019 interview with Voyage ATL, Wright stated he began within the leisure enterprise at a younger age.
“After I was 5 years outdated, I discovered my love for music by way of my father, who was a DJ. He launched me to each type and style of music and performed instrumentals and freestyled with me. At 8 years outdated, I wrote my first tune and carried out it at his funeral,” Wright informed the interviewer. “By the point I used to be 13, I used to be writing and recording my very own music and releasing it on-line, which gained the eye (of) R. Kelly. He invited me to his dwelling and began mentoring me and taught me tune construction and enterprise. By age 16, I had my first platinum tune as a author and was touring the world with folks like Chris Brown, Bow Wow, Soulja Boy, Inform’Em and Lil Wayne as an artist.”