Producer Shawty Redd Found Not Guilty of Murder Charges
As previously reported, Shawty Redd, real name Demetrius Stewart, had been charged with murder in the death of 35-year-old Damon A. Martin of Detroit on New Year’s day 2010.
Redd’s attorney Ashutosh Joshi told MTV,
“The defense [in the trial] was clearly self-defense. We argued that Redd’s life was threatened both verbally and physically, and this occurred in his home and that he shot this gentleman as a result of that.”
Shawty Redd produced his for Young Jeezy, Snoop Dogg and other artist.