Tag: Ricardo Johnson

December 18, 2017

Ninjaman Sentenced To Life In Prison For Murder Conviction

Ninjaman, his son Janiel Ballentine, and Dennis Clayton were sentenced to life in prison with hard labor. A Jamaican high court judge handed down the harsh prison sentence on Monday in the Home Circuit court in Kingston. Ninjaman and his two co-accused were found guilty of the murder of Ricardo Johnson, aka Ricky Trooper, who cops say was gunned down on March 16, 2009, on […]

November 21, 2017

Ninjaman Conviction Caused By Fight Over Kitchen Space

Tweet Share Ninjaman is staring down a life sentence in prison and will likely run into the likes of Vybz Kartel who he once had a beef with. The dancehall legend was convicted on Monday by a seven-member jury panel. The artist, born Desmond Ballentine, his son Janiel, and Dennis Clayton were all found guilty of the killing of Ricardo Johnson, a crime that could […]

November 20, 2017

Ninjaman Upbeat As He Heads To Court Ahead Of Verdict

Tweet Share Ninjaman is upbeat as he heads to court this morning ahead of the highly anticipated verdict in his murder case. The Don Gorgon has been on trial for the past three weeks for the March 2009 murder of Ricardo Johnson, also known as Trooper, in the Kingston 13 area. A verdict was expected on Friday of last week, but that was pushed back […]

November 19, 2017

Ninjaman Murder Case Verdict Pushes Back To Monday

Tweet Share Ninjaman had to wait a little longer to know his fate after the verdict in his murder case was pushed back to Monday. On Monday (November 20), the seven-member jury will resume deliberation and is expected to return a verdict in the almost a month-long case. On Friday, the presiding judge, Justice Martin Gayle, gave his summation of the case and reviewed the […]

November 17, 2017

Ninjaman Lawyer Closes Argument Asks Jury To Free The Artist

Tweet Share Ninjaman attorney closes her argument in the Home Circuit Court on Thursday asking the jury to set the artist free. The dancehall legend, whose real name is Desmond Ballentine, his son Jamiel, and Dennis Clayton will likely know their fate today. The jury is currently in deliberation since yesterday evening. The three men are charged with the murder of Ricardo Johnson, more popularly […]

November 16, 2017

Ninjaman Murder Case Verdict Expected Tomorrow

Tweet Share Ninjaman will likely know his fate tomorrow when a high court judge is expected to hand down a ruling in his murder trial. The dancehall legend is back behind bars after being discharged from a hospital earlier this week after having a mild heart attack. The prosecution closed their case last week Friday and the defense attorney submitted a no case submission. The […]

November 15, 2017

Ninja Man Not Dead Rumors Are False and Malicious His Rep Said

Tweet Share Ninja Man is alive and in good spirit despite rumors late yesterday evening that the dancehall legend passed away. On Tuesday afternoon, rumors surfaced online claiming that Ninja Man died in the hospital from his recent heart attack. The news sent some of his fans into a panic while searching for answers to their many questions. Dancehallhiphop.com went in search for those answers […]

November 3, 2017

Ninja Man Hospitalized, Dancehall Deejay Gravely Ill

Tweet Share Ninja Man is currently hospitalized after falling sick in jail. The dancehall legend was rushed to the hospital early Friday morning after he started complaining about feeling chest pain. He was due in court today for his ongoing murder trial in the Home Circuit Court. The trial went on despite his absence as he gets treatment for an unknown illness. Sources told Dancehall […]

November 2, 2017

Ninja Man Murder Trial Update: Cop Testified

Tweet Share Dancehall legend Ninja Man highly anticipated murder trial is now underway in the Home Circuit Court. The trial is being held in camera and got off to a rocky start when a juror forced the case to adjourned earlier this week after he reportedly had difficulties attending court. A female police officer testified in court today giving evidence that implicates Ninja Man in […]