Celeb News: Benzino Shot En Route To Mother’s Funeral
Love & Hip Hop Atlanta star, Benzino, was shot yesterday en route to his mother’s funeral. The incident took place around 11:55am in Duxbury, MA on Route 3 southbound near Exit 11.
Benzino was in the funeral procession on the way to his mother’s funeral when a Bentley, driven by his own nephew, pulled up alongside his Dodge SUV and opened fire. Benzino was hit three times. Benzino was rushed to the hospital and his nephew, Gai Scott, was arrested and charged with assault with intent to murder.
Sources say Benzino, real name Raymond Scott, and his nephew have had ongoing family issues that eventually boiled over yesterday. The funeral went on while Benzino was in the hospital.
Stevie J posted the photo below of Benzino after visiting him.