The ruling was reportedly handed down today by presiding judge Justice Martin Gayle.
The ruling came after prosecutors closed their case with a total of seven witnesses have been called by prosecutors, including three civilians, reports say.
According to information received Gladstone Wilson, Clayton’s attorney, presented legal arguments asking Gayle to rule his client had no case to answer. Attorneys representing Ninja Man and his son opted not to make no-case submissions, reports say.
In 2009, Ninja Man was arrested and charged along with his son, Janeil, and another man, Dennis Clayton, for the fatal shooting of Ricardo Johnson that same year.