rapper Lil Marlo was shot in Atlanta this weekend … Law enforcement agencies confirm with TMZ.
Cops tell us they answered a call at 2:06 am on Sunday morning. The call came as a car accident on Interstate 285 in downtown Atlanta, but when the police arrived, they found the rapper had been shot. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The police don’t know if it was a drive-by shooting, if someone shot him in his car, or if he was shot and drove somewhere else when he crashed.
The doctor confirmed that they have the body of Rudolph Johnson … that’s Lil Marlo’s government name.
Someone made a video of the episodes.
Lil Yachty brought the news on Sunday morning and said, “We just made a song a 4 smh rip brother this morning.”
Lil Marlo was signed to the Quality Control label and achieved great success with several songs, including “1st N 3rd”, “F **** em” and “9 + Z6ne = 1’5”.
Marlo was in good company at QC … other artists are MigosLil Yachty Lil baby and city girls.
Marlo joined Quality Control in 2017 … You can hear him on “The Load” with Lil Baby and Gucci Mane.
Lil Marlo leaves behind a daughter and a son. On Father’s Day, he posted a video of himself and the little girl … You see her trying to put a shoe on her father’s foot. He wrote the post: “Thank you for making me your father. I would not trade you for Da World.”
Lil Marlo was 29 years old.