“Superstar Pride Arrested for Murder: Victim Identified as Marcus Wheatley”

By | July 21, 2023



Superstar Pride, the rising rapper from Mississippi, has been arrested and charged with murder. The incident took place in Sardis, where a man named Marcus Wheatley was shot and killed. Pride, whose real name is Cadarrius Pride, was quickly identified as the main suspect and surrendered to authorities shortly after.

The Panola County Sheriff’s Office received a call for service at a residence on Highway 25 North, where they found Wheatley deceased from gunshot wounds. Sheriff Shane Phelps and his team launched a fugitive investigation to locate Pride and bring him into custody. Pride eventually surrendered to Chief Deputy Reginald Lantern and was transported to the Panola County Detention Center.

At just 21 years old, Pride rose to fame in October 2022 with the release of his hit song “Painting Pictures,” which reached No. 25 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. He followed up his success with singles like “Fullcourtpressure” and “Free Wop,” gaining a significant following and nearly 3.5 million monthly listeners on Spotify.

The arrest of Superstar Pride has shocked many of his fans and the music industry. It is a tragic turn of events for a young artist who seemed to have a promising career ahead of him. As the legal proceedings unfold, Pride’s future hangs in the balance, and his fans are left wondering what led to this unfortunate incident.

In the meantime, Mississippi residents can stay updated on the latest news by signing up for the free newsletter provided by Supertalk Mississippi. It is important to stay informed about local events and developments, including this shocking arrest. The case serves as a reminder that fame and success do not exempt individuals from the consequences of their actions..