Rumors Swirl Regarding Bay Area Rapper's Unsolved MurderA Bay Area rap icon was shot and killed on the streets he rhymed about. His name was Dominic Newton. Two years later, his fans, friends and family are still searching for justice.
3 Weeks After Rapper The Jacka's Murder, Oakland Police Name No Suspects, Make No ArrestsNearly three weeks after rapper "The Jacka" was gunned down in East Oakland, police have not named a suspect and have not made any arrests despite being close enough to the killers to hear the gunshots that took his life.
Remembering The Jacka: Local Venues And Musicians Pay Their RespectsBy all accounts, the Jacka was loved. As part of Mob Figaz he helped define Bay Area hip hop.