Rapper Magnolia Shorty was reportedly gunned down today in a double homicide in eastern New Orleans.
Magnolia Shorty, 28, was reportedly shot today in New Orleans, gunned down in a double homicide.
DJ Wild Wayne made an announcement on the air on the hip-hop and R&B station Q93.3FM, stating, “If y’all haven’t heard, Magnolia Shorty was killed today,” he said. “I’m just astonished. I need to get my head together for a minute.”
The Orleans Parish coroner’s office have not released the names of the shooting victims yet.
The shooting reportedly happened today at around noon in the 6300 block of Bridgehampton Drive, police said. Police discovered a man and a woman, 28, shot inside a car that had crashed into the gates of an apartment complex.
Both victims had been shot numerous times, according to police.
Magnolia Shorty, whose real name is Renetta Lowe, signed with Cash Money Records in the 90s.
One of her songs is “Smoking Gun” and she collaborated with Kourtney Heart on the song “My Boy”.