Two security guards have been shot outside Atlanta nightclub owned by rapper 2 Chainz on Ralph McGill Boulevard on Sunday (April 12), around 3:30 a.m. after a small altercation with a patriot of the member’s only club.
“Preliminary investigation indicated that a dispute arose over admission fees to the nightclub and the victim was shot,” Atlanta Police spokesman Officer Steve Avery said in a statement. “Detectives are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.”
The day didn’t end well as one of the guards, identified by the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office as 27-year-old Caleb Culbreath, was fatally wounded in the chest. He was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital where he died.
The suspect remains at large after speeding off in a blue Dodge Challenger.
In other news concerning 2 Chainz, the rapper will be performing for TIDAL and Oculus’ virtual reality concert series on April 20 at 9 p.m. ET. The rapper has also teased a new song produced by Mark Byrd on social media.
“INNER CITY HOODLUM, Prod by @iammarkbyrd ITS FRESH off the grill !!!! ON my Soufside Skreet Shit with dis one !!!!This also my 2nd song of the nite , folks be thinking im funny which is cool, but truth of the matter is my wordplay be going over some of yal head.” He captioned the post on his Instagram page.