Atlanta rapper Lil Marlo was fatally shot late Saturday night in what police believe was a targeted attack.
Marlo, real name Rudolph Johnson, was found dead in a vehicle on Interstate 285 near the Benjamin E. Mays Drive overpass around 11:30 p.m.
Police were initially called to a single-vehicle accident when they discovered the rapper’s body.
He was just 30-years-old.
Marlo was affiliated with Quality Control Music, a label with acts like Migos, Lil Yachty, Lil Baby, and City Girls.
Yachty took to Instagram in disbelief writing, “We just did a song a 4 this morning smh rip brother @lilmarlo_1 ?”
Marlo leaves behind two children.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477.
Please keep the Johnson family uplifted in prayer.
Source: FOX5 Atlanta