1,845 views | November 6, 2020 | News | By hiphopallaround
Earlier today (Oct. 6), reports surfaced that Chicago rapper King Von had been shot and killed following a shootout in Atlanta overnight. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation took to Twitter, confirming that 26-year-old Dayvon Bennett, aka King Von, had been shot and killed along with 2 other men in Atlanta. During the shootout, a total of 6 men were shot with 3 of them dying.
The Atlanta Police Department also released a statement, "It is our understanding Dayvon Bennett, aka King Von was shot and killed during this morning’s shooting and we are seeing rumors being spread indicating he was shot and killed by APD officers. At this time, our investigators believe Mr. Bennett was shot during the initial shootout between the two groups of males, prior to police responding and attempting to stop the shooting."