According to reports, Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame has lost his younger brother, Kayo Redd. Reports have been mixed up claiming he might of either been murdered or committed suicide.
The upsetting news surfaced throughout the internet early this morning (December 30.)
“Several sources close to Waka Flocka Flame confirm that the rapper’s younger brother died on Sunday, RumorFix is reporting. However there are conflicting reports on how KayO Redd, who was an aspiring rapper, died. Some reports say he was murdered, others say he committed suicide. RumorFix has put out calls to authorities in Henry County, Georgia where the young man lived.” (RumorFix)
Waka Flocka and his mother/manager Debra Anteny both took to their Twitter accounts to confirm the death of his brother.
Ya Big Brother love you Kayo http://t.co/2wSW9O3cHT
— Waka Flocka Flame (@WakaFlockabsm) December 30, 2013
Bricksquad Monopoly and cousin of Kayo took to his Twitter account to address his thoughts on the situation.
Words can’t explain how I Love you I lost a MY Cousin today Kayo redd me and Wooh taught you how to… http://t.co/mqghfdcu3A
— Frenchie (@FrenchieBSM) December 30, 2013
UPDATE: Reports are now suggesting that Kayo Redd may have lost his life due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Although an autopsy is suppose to be done later this week, reports claim Redd may have committed suicide.
“12:01 PM PT — Police investigating Kayo’s death tell TMZ all evidence now points to suicide — a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Henry County P.D. says the body of Kayo — aka Caodes Scott — was discovered last night in the Georgia subdivision where he lived. The autopsy will be conducted later today. Sources tell TMZ an autopsy will be performed today or tomorrow. “(TMZ)