ATLANTA — A 49-year-old metro Atlanta father, Joe Rayton, has been convicted of murdering a man who was victimized by Rayton’s son. A Fulton County Superior Court jury found Rayton guilty of murdering Antonio Ladson, 29, on May 20, 2016.
Rayton left his home in Ellenwood, Georgia, with a bag that contained a firearm, a wallet, and a mason jar filled with marijuana. Darrius “Dread” Winfield drove Rayton’s vehicle and Rayton’s son, Joe “Man Man” Adams was also in the vehicle. The three men arrived at a location along Elmwood Road in Atlanta around 1:30 am.