ATLANTA, GA. (THECOUNT) — Quality Control Music rapper Marlo, aka, Rudolph Johnson, has been reportedly shot and killed overnight in Atlanta, Georgia. He was 27 years old.

News of Johnson’s death began circulating on social media early Sunday morning. Video showed the rapper’s vehicle crashed on an Atlanta roadway.

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According to emerging reports, Johnson was reportedly gunned down on a Georgia highway.

No official word in the shooting was made available by authorities as of Sunday morning.

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