• Rapper shot to death in his Mississippi hometown


    JACKSON, Miss. - Police in Mississippi's capital city say a rapper has died after someone shot into the vehicle he was driving and it hit the front of a house.

    Jackson police Sgt. Roderick Holmes says the shooting happened Sunday night, killing 22-year-old Lonnie Taylor of Jackson.

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    News outlets report that Taylor's stage name is Lil Lonnie. He has several videos online.

    Holmes says a woman in the vehicle with Taylor was not injured.

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