The son of three-time Super Bowl champion Erik Williams was arrested over the weekend in connection to a double murder.
Cassius Shakembe Williams, 20, was arrested on Sunday, along with his alleged accomplice, Rozman Rah-saan Shannon Jr., both of Garland, Texas.
Authorities in Mesquite say Williams and Shannon were involved in the murders of local teens Jacob Bradley Hollett, 19, and Dalton James Prater, 18.
Cassius Shakembe Williams, 20 (left), the son of former Dallas Cowboys player Erik Williams, right, was arrested over the weekend in connection to a double murder in Mesquite, Texas
They say Williams and Shannon were buying marijuana from Hollett and Prater on June 12 when they suddenly demanded the dealers turn over their stash.
It's unclear whether Hollett and Prater resisted, or why the situation escalated to Williams and Shannon shooting at the two teens. It's also unclear who pulled the trigger.
Hollett tried to escape by fleeing in his gray