Thursday, 26 January 2012
update on Naija Rapper Shot Dead in the USA!
No arrests yet on the wanton killing of 24-year-old Nigerian rapper who on Tuesday, December 27 was shot dead in Maryland, U.S.A, bibi247 has learned.
Frank Diggy, real names Franklin Ikechukwu Amobi, was killed around 6.39 am
near a bus stop in the White Oak neighborhood of Silver Spring, Montgomery County.
And according to Montgomery County police, there was no immediate indication Amobi, a resident of 11200 block of Columbia Pike in Silver Spring was waiting for a bus.
“The early indication is this is not a random shooting,” said Capt. Paul Starks.
Amobi’s mother told police he was on his way to work when he was murdered. Police have sealed off the area where Amobi’s body was found and are examining the scene.
Resident Sentos Bangura was confused by the sound of the shooting this morning.
“I said, ‘Could this be a gunshot sound, because I have not been hearing that since I came here,’” Bangura said. “To be hearing it this morning, it was strange.”
Bullet casings littered the street as police worked to determine whether the shooting was a random act of violence or intentional.
No one is in custody and no other information was immediately available.
culled from Nollywoodgossip.net