RAPPER Young Dolph was shot dead on November 17 as gunfire erupted at a cookie store in Memphis and comedian Derrion ‘Dmuney’ Childs died nearly a week later after making jokes about Young Dolph’s murder.
Young Dolph was shot down after a car pulled up and fired through the front window of the store.
Childs, 21, later dissed the late rapper in a Facebook post, writing, “MANE CUHH IF YEEN FROM MEMPHIS OR IF YEEN THE POLICE JUST QUIT TRYNA SOLVE YOUNG DOLPH MURDER THESE FOLKS DONE CAME & LOCKED MY GMA UP.”
He also reacted to the news of Dolph’s death, posting: “I love Memphis cuh we so gangsta.”
Then, the Memphis Police Department announced on Twitter they responded to a shooting in November 2021. “Officers located three victims nearby on Vayu Dr. Male #1 was xported critical but did not survive his injury,” the department said.
On Friday, November 26, police confirmed the deceased male was identified as Derrion Childs, 21. He reportedly died on November 23, just under a week after the shooting that killed Dolph.
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