According to WWLTV.com, sources have said that New Orleans female rapper Magnolia Shorty has been gunned down in a double homicide.
According to the NOPD, Magnolia Shorty and a man were shot to death inside of a car in New Orleans East just after noon on Monday.
Police were called to the scene of a shooting in the 6300 block of Bridgehampton Drive in the east and when they arrived found the 28-year-old woman and an unidentified man were both shot to death inside of the car.
Both victims were shot several times and both were pronounced dead on the scene.
The Orleans Parish coroner hasn’t identified the victims, but a source confirmed to Eyewitness News that the female victim is in fact Magnolia Shorty.
The local rapper was best known for her signing to the Cash Money Records in the 1990’s and was first featured on Juvenile’s 1997s song “3rd Ward Solja.”
We offer our prayers to the family and friends of the rapper.