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Tragic news hit us today. 22-year-old rap artist Capo was shot and killed in Chicago, The Chicago Tribune reports. The slain rapper, who had ties to Chief Keef’s Glo Gang, was shot in the hip and back while he was in the 7700 block of South Kingston Avenue at approximately 1:40 p.m. The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead. Fleeing the scene in his vehicle, the unidentified shooter also ran over and killed a one-year old boy sitting in a stroller 20 minutes after the shooting. A spokesperson for the Chicago Police Department, stated the child passed away at University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital.
While Chief Keef has yet to respond to the murder, Lil Durk addressed the death of his friend on his Instagram: “Rest up my boi we was just saying how otf and gbe back in it crazy as hell keep yall head up no limit,” and Twitter. Watch Keef and Capo trading verses in their 2013 video for “Hate Me.”
Our prayers and condolences go to the family and friends of both victims.