Kenneth Akil Johnson dies in fatal Fort Worth shooting – Monday, November 15, 2021

Fort Worth shooting death of Kenneth Akil Johnson – Obituary

19-year-old Kenneth Akil Johnson has died in a fatal Fort Worth shooting that occurred on Monday, November 15, 2021. It happened in the 8500 block of Ranch Hand Tr. where Kenneth met the suspect to sell a gaming system for $700.

During the exchange, the suspect noticed that the gaming system that Kenneth had given him was different from the one they discussed in the messages prior to the meeting. Kenneth took off with the suspect’s money which prompted the suspect to pull out a gun and fire warning shots on the ground.

When Kenneth would not stop, the suspect fired several shots towards Kenneth, striking him once. The suspect provided life-saving measures as witnesses called 911 but Kenneth died at the scene.

The suspect has been arrested as investigations proceed.