Atlanta-based rapper Mariel Semonte Orr, better known as Trouble, was gunned down in his hometown. He was 34 years old.
He was shot outside an apartment building in the early hours of Sunday morning. According to reports, police found the rapper lying outside his apartment building from where he was taken to hospital, where he died.
Deputies said Trouble was lying on the ground outside the apartment complex when they arrived. He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
His label Def Jam confirmed the news on his social media account. Sharing a photo of Mariel, they wrote: ‘Our thoughts and prayers are with the children, loved ones and fans of Trouble’.
“A true voice for his city and an inspiration to the community he proudly represented. RIP Scoob,” they added.
No arrests have been made so far. However, an arrest warrant has been issued for a suspect named Jamichael Jones. Jones, 33, is charged with murder and other serious crimes.
Talking about his career, the late rapper has collaborated with many top singers and rappers including The Weeknd, Jeezy, Drake & Migos.
Many of his friends and fans paid tribute to the singer, take a look:
The fucking problem was someone I was using to really preach and help spiritually. And he was learning to be happy and to live his life. This one hurt me a little, I’m not going before
— lil duval (@lilduval) June 5, 2022
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