A curious fact: in 2016, an extremely tragic event happened in Toya’s life. Wright’s brothers Ryan “Rudy” Johnson, 24, and Joshua “Fish” Johnson, 31, were discovered shot to death inside a car in New Orleans’ seventh ward on July 31, according to police. The sentence comes weeks after a New Orleans jury found Edwards, 34, guilty after just two hours of deliberation that followed a three-day trial. RELATED: Toya Wright’s Emotional Visit To Her Brothers’ Graves Will Break Your Heart.

Her brothers Josh and Ryan “Rudy” Johnson were shot dead in New Orleans. STREAM EXCLUSIVE ORIGINALS, TYLER PERRY AND CLASSIC HITS, Madea’s Farewell The Play - Virtual Museum. [11], Learn how and when to remove these template messages, Learn how and when to remove this template message, Toya Carter: BET Reality Star & Lil Wayne's Ex Wife To Release Memoir, "It's War! She owns a boutique called G.A.R.B., in New Orleans, Louisiana, and GARB Shoetique in Smyrna, Georgia. She also opened boutiques titled G.A.R.B. On February 14, 2004, Lil espoused his sweetheart, but their marriage was short-lived and ended in 2006. As previously reported, Ryan and Joshua were found deceased while sitting in a car shortly after midnight on July 31, 2016. The victims were the brothers of reality television star and author Antonia "Toya" Johnson.

© 2020 BET Interactive, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Black Entertainment Television LLC. "Two lives are lost over a door and some weed," Assistant District Attorney Ashley Spears said, according to Nola.com.

Antonia (the celebrity’s full name) was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. BET Newsletters are subject to our Privacy Policy and Terms While none of them chose to speak at the sentencing, they reportedly displayed relief when the decision was read. Johnson starred in her own reality show on BETcalled Toya: A Family Affair which con… Toya Wright’s Brothers’ Murderer Sentenced To Life In Prison. In 2017, the reality star started dating sports manager Robert Rushing. In 1998, the teenagers became parents of a baby girl named Reginae. In February 2015, Toya confirmed that she and Wright had separated after almost four years of marriage. CELEBS, Vanessa Bryant is dealing with her late husband’s trust. In January 2006, however, after almost two years of marriage, the couple separated, citing her inability to cope with his lifestyle, most specifically his career keeping him away from home for long periods of time. An investigation into the double homicide lead authorities to Edwards who was identified by witnesses as the person seen escaping the scene after the incident took place. She wrote a book called Priceless Inspirations,[1] as well a memoir titled In My Own Words..My Real Reality, How To Lose A Husband, and You Just Don't Get It with her daughter, Reginae Carter. Despite being divorced, the two have remained good friends and continue to raise their daughter together. Lil Wayne was already signed to Cash Money Records as a burgeoning rapper. [4] Johnson starred in her own reality show on BET called Toya: A Family Affair[5] which consisted of 16 episodes of one season in 2011. Her parents are Anita Johnson-Andrews and Walter Johnson.

[8], On June 18, 2011, Toya and Memphitz were married in Atlanta. Toya, who is sporting a brand new sexy short hairstyle, posed with her sister, Anisha Johnson, for a few photos on social media. Justice took some time - but finally Toya and her family now have some closure in the case. Despite their separation, the former spouses are on good terms and are friendly co-parents to their daughter.

Toya Blasts Tamar and She Claps Right Back", Antonia "Toya" Carter Grand Opening of The GARB Boutique ~ itsarkeedah|Fashion.Lifestyle Blog, "Toya Wright Launches 'GarbShoetique' Store in Atlanta - theJasmineBRAND". Toya's brothers Josh and Rudy were gunned down in New Orleans while inside of their car. She is the second child of Anita Johnson and Walter Andrews.[6]. She wrote a book called Priceless Inspirations, as well a memoir titled In My Own Words..My Real Reality, How To Lose A Husband, and You Just Don't Get It with her daughter, Reginae Carter. In 2011, Johnson tied knots with music producer Mickey Wright, also known as Memphitz. It was clear that the T.I. ", By clicking submit, I consent to receiving BET Newsletters and other marketing emails. She became pregnant with their daughter at the age of 14. [9], On July 31, 2016. Now, the gunman, Antoine Edwards, has reportedly been convicted on two counts of second-degree murder and has been sentenced to life in prison. @beedy90/Instagram. The wedding guest list included rapper Rasheeda, Tameka "Tiny" Harris, Kandi, Nivea, Lauren London, Monica Brown, and Tamar Braxton-Herbert. According to Nola.com, Judge Tracey Flemings-Davillier handed Edwards the mandatory life sentence on Monday (September 30) before the Johnson family. In 2009, Johnson and Tameka "Tiny" Harris from the R&B group Xscape (also wife of rapper T.I.) Toya Carter's Original Series ‘Toya: A Family Affair’ Premiering April 19 On BET. [10], On February 8, 2018, Johnson gave birth to baby girl, Reign, with her boyfriend. 8.5m Followers, 1,961 Following, 9,659 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Antonia “Toya” Johnson (@toyajohnson) She lost custody of their daughter Bonnie Bella.

"This man got upset because these two men went to the front of the trap house instead of the back, and he shoots them.

Toya Johnson (left) and her sister Anisha Johnson (right) standing outside. When she was 15 and Lil Wayne was 16, Johnson gave birth to their daughter, Reginae Carter on November 29, 1998. Her Instagram and YouTube channel are very popular. Toya appears to have had a tight relationship with all of her siblings. Toya Johnson is a reality TV star and entrepreneur who is also famed for her relationship with Lil Wayne. Toya Wright's brothers, Ryan "Rudy" Johnson and Joshua Johnson, were laid to rest last week after being killed by gunfire in New Orleans, and now … Johnson was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. In 2018, their daughter Reign drew her first breath. of Use. BET Newsletters are sent by BET Networks, 1515 Broadway, New York, NY 10003. www.bet.com, TRENDING IN However, they called it quits in 2015.

Additionally, Toya is a social media star and influencer. The singer, Russell Wilson and their kids are too cute for words. Three years ago, Toya Wright's family was shaken by the devastating news that her brothers, Ryan and Joshua Johnson — 24 and 31, respectively — were fatally shot in New Orleans. Antonia "Toya" Johnson (born October 26, 1983) is an American reality television personality, rapper, businesswoman, and author. She is the ex-wife of rapper Lil Wayne and starred in the BET show "Tiny and Toya."

At age 12, Toya and rapper, Lil Wayne met when she was at a corner store and Wayne was standing outside in New Orleans, Louisiana. He ultimately chose to fully pursue his rap career with Cash Money Records in order to support his child.

[2] She owns a boutique called G.A.R.B.,[3] in New Orleans, Louisiana, and GARB Shoetique in Smyrna, Georgia. All rights reserved. Two years ago, New Orleans police booked Antoine Edwards and charged him with two counts of second-degree murder charges that stem from the July 2016 fatal shooting of Joshua and Ryan "Rudy" Johnson, brothers of reality star Toya Wright. Antonia "Toya" Johnson (born October 26, 1983) is an American reality television personality, rapper, businesswoman, and author. Their vehicle was reportedly still running. Samantha Knowles Draws Attention to Black Hair Discrimination, Fans Will Not Be Happy About This Male R&B Singer Calling Out Beyoncé, SZA And Cardi B, Hip-Hop Reacts To The Tragic Death Of Leah LaBelle, Michelle Obama Hilariously Breaks Down Why Melania Trump's Inauguration Gift Exchange Appeared So Awkward, This 13-Year-Old Cheerleader Serving Some Serious Sassy Face Is Taking Over Twitter As Everyone's New Favorite Meme, Man Films Racist Old Navy Encounter Where Store Managers Accused Him Of Stealing The Jacket He Wore To The Store, Why Kobe Bryant’s Daughters Were Appointed New Guardians, After Joseline Hernandez Breaks Down Over Losing Custody, Stevie J Issues Petty Response, Pregnant Ciara And Her Family Crush 'Something New' Choreography In Adorable Tik Tok Video, Get Exclusive Tyler Perry Content and More With BET+, It's a Woman's World in American Gangster: Trap Queens, Saving Our Selves: A BET COVID-19 Relief Effort Special.