BATON ROGUE, LA (CelebrityAccess) — Da Real Gee Money, an up-and-coming rap artist in Baton Rouge, was shot and killed after leaving a record studio early Sunday morning.
According to CBS affiliate WAFB, police responded to a report of a shooting at approximately 1:30 AM on 1900 block of Dallas Dr. on Sunday morning and found Da Real Gee Money, whose real name Garrett Burton in a parking lot with apparent gunshot injuries, where he later died.
There are no known suspects or motives at this time, police say.
"It's sad to see such a young, vibrant individual's (life) cut so short," Baton Rouge activist Arthur "Silky Slim" Reed told the Advocate. "I'm just praying for his family, and, that his life will save someone else's life that's on the same track."