The LAPD has charged Marion "Suge" Knight with murder after he allegedly ran over two men — killing one — on the set of Straight Outta Compton. Knight turned himself in and is currently being held on $2 million bail in a West Hollywood jail. His attorney James Blatt told the Los Angeles Times that a group of people were "attempting to drag him outside of the vehicle when he made an effort to escape ... in fear for his life." Blatt added, "I am confident Mr. Knight will be exonerated." Knight is no stranger to fishy, controversial narratives: May we remind you that he was driving the car when Tupac Shakur was killed.
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