Rapper Corey Detiege, popularly known as Chucky Trill has been shot dead in a drive-by on a motorway by an unknown assailant.
The 33-year-old rapper was pronounced dead in hospital in Atlanta, Georgia in the early hours of Friday morning.
The Texas-born rapper was driving on the interstate 85 when another car pulled up next to his and shot him at around 3am.
Gwinnett County Police Cpl. Collin Flynn has confirmed that the shooter fled immediately after opening fire and there is no known motive.
Police were called to the incident at around 3am on Friday, and found an injured man and a stopped car.
Chucky had been shot at least once and later died of his wounds while being treated in hospital.
No arrests have been made and there is no description of the suspect’s car yet.