Rapper shot to death in his Mississippi hometown

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.