Police have confirmed that rapper Bankroll Fresh has been killed outside a well known recording studio in Atlanta Friday night.


Twenty-eight-year-old Trentavious White was shot dead in Atlanta at the Street Execs Studio at 1740 Defoor Place in northwest Atlanta. This studio is well known among the rap community but has also gained attention after recent shootings, assaults and break-ins there.

According to Lt. Charles Hampton with the Atlanta Police Department, when police arrived a large crowd of people were running away from the scene around 11 p.m. on Friday. Police learned that one gunshot victim, White, was taken to the Hughes Spalding Hospital and died shortly before midnight due to the gunshot wounds.

The news of the rapper’s death spread quickly and “RIP Bankroll Fresh” was a trending topic on Twitter Saturday morning. It is still unknown why shots were fired and if they were directed towards the rapper specifically.

Musicians and celebrities took to social media to mourn the loss of the rapper including 2chainz.

The rapper tweeted, “Bruuuuuu u cant be replaced !!!im sic bru”

He also uploaded a photo of himself and the deceased rapper with the caption, “??rip @streetmoneybankroll atl #legend , infinite potential”

??rip @streetmoneybankroll atl #legend , infinite potential ,

A photo posted by 2 Chainz Aka Tity Boi (@hairweavekiller) on

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