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Sad news this Saturday morning. According to Rap-Up, Hustle Gang rapper Doe B, real name Glenn Thomas, was shot and killed in Alabama in the early hours of this morning (Dec. 28). He was 22 years old. The fatal shooting, which reportedly injured others, occurred at Centennial Hill Bar and Grill (formerly Rose Supper Club) in Thomas’ hometown of Montgomery.

Doe B made standout appearances on Hustle Gang’s G.D.O.D. compilation and built a strong buzz from his Baby Jesus mixtape over the summer. A rep from Doe B’s management confirmed his death and issued the following statement:

UPDATE: New details have emerged via AP. One other person was killed in the shooting and six were wounded. Doe B was rushed to Baptist Medical Center South, where he was later pronounced dead. Even more tragic, the rapper had two young children and a third on the way.

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Doe B’s manager, DJ Frank White:

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