Hernandez Govan indicted for Young Dolph's murder, father of rapper Lotta Cash Desto killed in Houston

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A third man was indicted and arrested in the murder of Memphis rapper, Young Dolph.

According to a report by FOX13Memphis, Hernandez Govan, 43, has been indicted on charges of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, and conspiracy to commit first-degree murder.


Courtesy of Shelby County Sheriff's Office/FOX13Memphis)

Shelby County District Attorney Steve Mulroy told FOX13 that Govan is the one who solicited the murder, leading Justin Johnson, a rapper known by the name of Straight Dropp, and Cornelius Smith to shoot the Memphis rapper in broad daylight at Makeda’s Homemade Butter Cookies on November 17, 2021.

Lil Uzi artist, Lotta Cash Desto, was identified as the victim of a fatal shooting on Richmond Ave. in Houston in September.

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On Sept. 24, Lotta Cash Desto, whose real name is Destinee Govan, was killed in the shooting around 2:40 a.m. in the 5500 block of Richmond Avenue.

Police arrived at the scene and found Govan, 25, unresponsive in the driver’s seat of her vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to Houston police, Christian Isaiah Williams, 24, was charged with murder. 


Hernandez is the father of Lotta Cash Desto (Destinee). 

Multiple posts on his Facebook page, show him paying tribute to his daughter, in one post he even apologized to her saying that his lifestyle may have cursed her.

The indictment charging Govan in Young Dolph’s death comes a week before the anniversary of the rapper's murder.