Atlanta Rapper Lil Marlo shot dead on Atlanta highway
Written by Slaythemic on July 15, 2020
Rapper Rudolph Johnson, known as Lil Marlo was killed at 30 years old
Medical examiner’s confirmed to NBC News on Sunday that a deceased individual named Rudolph Johnson, was brought in during the last 24 hours after reports lead to the rapper’s death. Johnson was reportedly 27, though the medical examiner’s office told NBC News he was 30.
Atlanta police Sgt. John Chafee confirmed to USA TODAY that at 11:30 p.m on Saturday. Authorities found a 30-year-old Johnson dead from a gunshot wound inside a car alongside the I-285 highway in Atlanta. The preliminary investigation indicated the car was traveling on highway I-285 when Johnson was shot, and the car came to rest off the southbound lanes.
According to NBC, the department believed the driver was intentionally shot and the department’s homicide investigators are looking into the incident.
Sources: NBC, USA Today