According to Atlanta’s WSB-TV, Kevin Gates affiliate Yung Mazi was fatally shot Sunday night (Aug. 6) in the area’s Kirkwood community. It was the second time the Atlanta native was shot in the last eight months.
The shooting reportedly happened at the intersection of Oakview Road and Hosea L. Williams Drive at around 8:55 p.m. It was there, in front of a Kirkwood pizza restaurant by the name of Urban Pie, that they found Mazi, who had sustained multiple gunshot wounds. He died on the scene.
According to authorities, the suspect is a Black male with dreadlocks wearing a white t-shirt. Mazi is believed to be the target of a planned attack.