Almost two decades later, an indictment has been made in the death of hip-hop legend Jam Master Jay. Born Jason Mizell, Jam Master Jay was one-third of the group Run DMC.


Prosecutors in New York announced Monday that two men, Ronald Washington and Karl Jordan Jr. have been indicted in the 2002 murder. Washington is currently serving a federal prison sentence stemming from a string of robberies.

Although unclear, police suspect the murder was tied to a cocaine conspiracy.