New York radio veteran Funk Flex and model Ari Fletcher are at a loss for words. The hip-hop personality has come forward to speak on the death of King Von following a fatal shooting.
Funk Flex Remembers King Von
The Big Apple native went to his Instagram page to reflect on Von. Flex shared a pic of himself posted up alongside KV just days after shooting a music video together.
“Rest easy…. @kingvonfrmdao Prayers to the entire family… @100kmgmt” -Funk Flex’s Instagram
Earlier in the week, Flex shared a pic of himself chilling alongside Von. Funk also revealed they shot a music video together.
“Shooting that video off my album! @FunkFlex x @kingvonfrmdao Video/Song out December 10! All Platforms! @youtube / FunkFlex Yes sir! Lyor/Kelly!!!!! 🎥 @juganot ( Red Eye / @dodgeofficial ) @inflexwetrustfilms / records 💯 independent!”
Vixen Ari Fletcher also took a moment to remember the life of King Von.
“Damn gang 💔 This ain’t the end of this shit, we gone make sure we keep yo name alive!”
Rest In Peace King Von
After initially being hospitalized in critical condition Friday morning, Von lost his battle hours later. Music producer ChopsquadDJ confirmed the crushing news along with additional media outlets.
“My heart can’t take this. No bro. Why you. Why bro. Please just FaceTime me bro. Why they had to take you. Ima see you again this shit ain’t over. It’s far from over. We still just getting started. RIP my Bestfriend. The only nigga to listen to me word for word from day 1. We sat on FaceTime for hours making songs together. Every bar had a meaning and every song was a part of our soul. Every moment meant something and to grow wit you made me feel like I was a real producer. I love you bro @kingvonfrmdao” -ChopsquadDJ’s Instagram
Shots Ring Out
A fight broke out with Quando Rondo’s people at a nightclub that resulted in gunshots being fired. King Von was hit and placed in critical condition.
Police Speak On King Von Shooting
The Atlanta police Deputy Chief Timothy Peek spoke on the shooting. The law enforcement official also revealed gunfire went down with cops.
“That physical altercation escalated into an exchange of gunfire with those groups. Two police officers who were working at that particular club, or lounge, noticed the altercation and engaged some of the people involved. There was an exchange of gunfire with police as well.”