Atlanta rapper Bankroll Fresh was shot and killed Friday night (March 4) at a local recording studio.
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The 28-year-old rapper, whose real name was Trentavious White, was murdered at Street Execs Studio, where more than 50 shell casings were collected, according to Channel 2 Action News in Atlanta. He was transported to a hospital where he later died.
Man I’m a fan of Bru and always will be , I’m in shock at the moment !! Senseless deaths we just got to stop it , I’m speaking up now
— Tity Boi (2 Chainz) (@2chainz) March 5, 2016
“We are not aware of anyone else being wounded (in the shooting),” Atlanta police spokesman Donald Hannah told the Atlanta Journal Constitution.
A motive was unknown and it was unclear if any arrests had been made at press time, the Constitution says.
Fresh was best known for his single “Hot Boy” and was signed by 2 Chainz.
Numerous hip-hop artists mourned the fallen rapper on social media. See their tributes below.
rip bankroll fresh. Condolences to his family and friends. sad sad news man.
— DJ DRAMA (@DJDRAMA) March 5, 2016
This is how crazy life & death is. You don’t know when your last times are. Live life. Celebrate… https://t.co/GlP1Y1bD70
— Fabolous (@myfabolouslife) March 5, 2016
LOVE LIVE BANKROLL
— Peter Hollingsworth (@JWolfStreetExec) March 5, 2016
(Photo) 2 Chainz Artist Bankroll Fresh Killed In Atlanta – https://t.co/mHIwJAgRcI #IFWT
Prayers up for Bankroll Fresh’s Family. RIP.
— Charlamagne Tha God (@cthagod) March 5, 2016
#RIP RT @thefader: Bankroll Fresh reportedly shot and killed in Atlanta. https://t.co/TQCrgmIShd pic.twitter.com/VsadEVpAdG
— Big Boi (@BigBoi) March 5, 2016
Bankroll Fresh Reportedly Murdered; 2 Chainz & Juicy J React: Bankroll Fresh was reportedly murdered today (Ma… https://t.co/E7hMbc3MGY
— Jermaine Dupri (@jermainedupri) March 5, 2016
Rip – Bankroll Fresh
— Rae Sremmurd (@RaeSremmurd) March 5, 2016
“@ElliottWilson: Paying homage to Bankroll Fresh at #TabernacleATL right now. RIP!” damn
— PUSHA T (@PUSHA_T) March 5, 2016
Smh rip @1YUNGFRESH
— Ty Dolla $ign (@tydollasign) March 5, 2016
R.I.P. Bankroll Fresh this is so sad
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) March 5, 2016
(Video) Update: 2 Chainz Artist Bankroll Fresh Killed In Atlanta – https://t.co/C6Dy7kjGaz #IFWT
— Funk Flex !!!!! (@funkflex) March 5, 2016