Former LAPD Detective Russell Poole commented on Chuck Philips story in the Los Angeles Times to MTV News. While he agrees with Philips that Crips gang member Orlando Anderson shot Shakur, the part that fingered the blame on Notorious B.I.G. in financing it he disagreed with. “It sounds like the story was written by Suge, who wants to take some heat off of him[self],” Poole said. “I think the real question to ask is how did Philips connect with the Crips? Was it Suge Knight, which I strongly suspect it was? And what would be their motive?” Read more.