Bankroll Fresh Shot And Killed In Atlanta
ATL has reportedly lost one of its rising rap stars this evening. Friends and associates of Rapper Bankroll Fresh are confirming via social media that the rapper was shot and killed in Atlanta late Friday night.
Best known for his rising single “Hot Boy,” the budding rapper was signed to 2 Chainz’ Street Exec Record label. Details of the shooting are still sketchy, but social media accounts of the incident report that an unknown assailant shot Bankroll outside of Street Execs Studio in Northeast Atlanta.
More via 11Alive:
Atlanta police are investigating after a late-night fatal shooting outside a well-known area recording studio.
Street Execs Studio at 1740 Defoor Place in northeast Atlanta was the scene of an apparent homicide.
11Alive’s crews on the scene report at least 50 shell casings on the ground outside the studio and police have confirmed one dead.
The studio is known for work with several well-known artists, perhaps the most notable being College Park native 2 Chainz.
At this time, 11Alive has only confirmed that the man who was shot died while in transit to the hospital. His name has not been released but officials on the scene said he was a rap artist and was in his 20s.
Information has not yet been released regarding suspects or a motive.
Police are still awaiting a search warrant.
SMH. R.I.P. Bankroll.