ATLANTA - Atlanta rapper Yung Mazi was shot to death outside a popular family pizza restaurant in the Kirkwood community.
Police responded to the shooting, near the intersection of Oakview Road and Hosea L. Williams Drive, around 8:55 p.m. Sunday. Police said the victim, who appears to have been targeted, was shot multiple times in front of a pizza business called Urban Pie.
The DeKalb County Medical Examiner confirmed the victim was Jabril Abur-Rahman. He performed under the name Young Mazi.
Photos | Rapper Young Mazi killed in Kirkwood
Police said they responded to the incident when they heard gunshots from outside Zone 6 headquarters, which is located just across the street from Urban Pie.
Police have not released the name of the suspect.
Yung Mazi was shot at a Buckhead Waffle House in the early morning hours of Dec. 27, 2016. He was shot three times during that particular incident and had even disclosed to police that he was shot 10 times prior to this shooting.
Damn rest easy Mazi— TM88 (@TM88) August 7, 2017
RIP Mazi 😪— Young Jefe™ (@JMcclure_23) August 7, 2017
Rest easy Mazi @yungmazibwa— Dapper Pa (@UglyzMind) August 7, 2017
RIP to the guy Mazi 😞— Bodmon Suave 🤘✊💯 (@Rico_Suave256) August 7, 2017
RIP Mazi, they been trying for a minute...— Jq (@JqFowler18) August 7, 2017
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