More bad news for the hip-hop community. Atlanta rapper, Trouble, died via gunshot wound to the chest during a domestic invasion dispute Sunday night. According to MSN, reports reveal that the 34 year artist died at 3:20 a.m at Lake St. James Apartments in Conyers, Georgia. The complex is about 25 miles east of Atlanta. The 33-year-old suspect Jamichael Jones, also of Atlanta, have no known prior connections. The incident revolved around a “female friend” whose name isn’t reported or are there news of injuries.
There are requisitions for the suspect for warrants pertaining to home invasion, allegations of murder and aggravated assault.
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According to NPR, the rapper’s government name is Mariel Semonte Orr, also known as Skoob. The rapper is known for his gut wrenching lyrics about his life and upbringing in Atlanta. Fans also recognize the artist for his collaborations with other artists like Drake, Young Thug, The Weeknd, etc…
Trouble’s record label, Def Jam, offered his family and friends kind words during their time of bereavement.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Children, loved ones and fans. A true voice for his city and an inspiration to the community he proudly represented.”
Authorities of Rockdale County are urging anyone with further information about to incident to come forward.
Domestic Violence and How it Affects Those around You
According to NCADV, about 20 people per minute suffer physical abuse by an intimate partner in the United States. In a year’s time, this is equates to well over 10 million women and men. Not only is this tragic, it adds insult to injury when innocent parties are affected by the wrath of an abusive partner. For instance, the subject of our story, Trouble, lost his life due to a jealous act of violence involving a current or past relationship with an unknown female.
Our thoughts and prayers are with rapper Trouble’s family and friends. We are happy to know that the suspect has come forward.