Word came down from the wire in Boston that rapper and reality star Benzino was shot while attending his mother’s funeral. It’s being reported that the Love & Hip Hop Atlanta cast member is in critical condition.
Allegedly, Benzino was shot 3 times while driving away from the funeral.
A few days earlier, Benzino announced the passing of his beloved mother via twitter and family and friends were quick to send their condolence.
“God knows I have been through alot in my life, BUT EVERY INCH OF GOOD, KINDNESS AND LOVE IN MY SOUL IS BECAUSE OF THIS WOMAN. A BIG PART OF ME IS LOST NOW AND I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME, MA WORDS CANT EXPRESS MY LOVE FOR YOU.I WILL MISS EVERY BREATHING MOMENT, I DON’T KNOW HOW I WILL CONTINUE KNOWING YOU ARE NOT HERE. Im lost.”
“Be strong @iambenzino I love you big Bro,” Stevie J. before with the captions “Rest In Peace #MommaZino”
UPDATE: The alleged shooter is Benzino’s nephew.
Here is a picture from the scene