Keaway Lafonz Ivy, an aspiring rapper was shot and killed in Prince George’s County.
EAT PLEASANT, Md. — An aspiring 21-year-old D.C. rapper and prolific YouTube video artist was shot and killed while filming a music video in Maryland, authorities told PGCPSMESS on Thursday evening.
Keaway Lafonz Ivy, who used the rap name Kealo, died of a gunshot wound near 62nd Place and Eastern Avenue in Seat Pleasant on Wednesday night.
According to law enforcement sources, the Southeast Washington man was filming a rap video along with as many 20 people when a gun being used a prop was fired; Ivy was hit and killed instantly.
Police had said they were questioning numerous people as they investigated the death to try to determine whether it was an accidental shooting or intentional.
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