Rapper Killed in Las Vegas Shooting

Posted on: 9:35 pm, February 21, 2013, by


(Las Vegas, NV) Investigators say an aspiring rapper was shot and killed on the Las Vegas strip Thursday morning.

Kenny Cherry went by the rap name Kenny Clutch.

Police say he was involved in a dispute with some people at a Vegas hotel and left the scene.

His car was chased by an SUV down the Vegas strip and shots were fired.

Cherry was injured and crashed into a cab which exploded and caught fire.

The cab driver and a passenger were killed in the early morning crash.

A passenger in the car with Cherry was injured.

The accident shut down a section of the Vegas strip near the Bellagio and Paris Casinos.

Police in four states are searching for the driver and passengers of the SUV.



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