Young Dolph Shot & Killed in Memphis, Tennessee

By Kiani Shabazz

Memphis rapper Young Dolph has been reportedly shot and killed in his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. According to Fox News 13 Memphis, the emcee was shot outside of Makeda’s Cookies and was pronounced dead on the spot. The story is still developing. 

The Memphis Police Department is currently investigating the shooting, that happened at 2720 Airways. One male victim was pronounced on the scene who Fox 13 would eventually identify as Young Dolph. 

One video taken from the crime scene appears to show a vehicle that resembles one of Dolph's, which is what initially started the rumors.

Artists including Calboy and Bankroll Freddie, who was very close to Dolph, have reacted to his reported passing.

Our thoughts and condolences go out to Young Dolph and his loved ones. Please stay tuned to Rock The Bells more on this as this story develops.