A two-story home within the 5900 block of Gwynn Oak Avenue set the stage for the ugly homicide of 35-year-old Robert Robby Johnson in June of 2005.

We noticed the police automobiles and every part that pulled up, recalled Adrian Jackson, one of many victims neighbors, So he may have been in there who is aware of how lengthy?

Reached by phone, we spoke with one of many victims members of the family, who didn’t want to be recognized, who nonetheless has vivid recollections of the day that Johnsons physique was found.

One of Robbys cousins says she referred to as police to conduct a welfare verify after his younger daughter, Jasmine, referred to as her stuffed with concern.

She had not been capable of get in contact along with her father that morning, and immediately I tried to contact him and every part went straight to voicemail, which is one thing that might by no means ever occur with Robby ever, she informed us.

Police found Robbys physique simply inside his entrance door, useless from a stab wound to the neck.

The former Poly grad had gone on to launch his personal skilled pictures enterprise, and he was well-known to promoters and deejays on the membership scene.

It was an enormous no snitching-type period and there are lots of people who’re simply now not there to share the story, mentioned his cousin, however his interplay with so many alternative individuals within the evening membership scene may undoubtedly flip issues the other way up.

Robbys cousin says after his homicide, the household discovered he had simply taken out a life insurance coverage coverage a couple of days earlier.

Whether that was coincidence or whether or not he knew his life could also be at risk, nobody is aware of for certain, however its a part of the thriller that has left his household torn with grief for 19 years and counting.

Its gut-wrenching. Theres no closure. Theres nothing.