Your mother’s funeral is the last place you expect to have your life in danger. Benzino, the rapper from Love and Hip Hop has been in the news this week after another person opened fire on his car as he was part of the funeral procession. Making matters worse is that he was shot by his own relative, according to police.
According to WHDH.com:
According to police, the driver of a Bentley shot at the driver of a Dodge SUV as the two vehicles went down Route 3 southbound. The SUV driver, a man in his 40s, suffered a gunshot wound and exited his vehicle and was taken to Duxbury Police by a passerby.
He was transported to South Shore Hospital where he is said to be in stable condition.
Sources say that there was some sort of altercation between the two people, which led to the shooting.
The funeral was for the mother of Boston-based rapper Benzino. Mary Scott had passed away on March 20. Sources confirm that it was Benzino that suffered the gunshot wound, but officials have not released names.
After being shot, the 48-year old rapper got out of the SUV and flagged down a driver to help him. He was then rushed to the hospital.
Our question: When is this violence going to stop?