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According to reports, Gucci Mane is named in the wrongful death lawsuit of former Brick Squad rapper Slim Dunkin who was killed in an Atlanta recording studio in a fight over a piece of candy …


Rapper Young Vito has been named the prime suspect in the murder of Mario “Slim Dunkin” Hamilton at an Atlanta studio late last week. The 28-year old suspect born Vinson Hardimon is still at large and a warrant has been issued for his arrest. The warrant is for Young Vito’s protection because he is believed to be in danger.


MSDTV visited Young Vito’s Facebook page to see what fans are saying about Slim Dunkin’s death. With the exception of one fan who is adamant Slim Dunkin “got what he deserved,” many are questioning Young Vito’s motive for allegedly murdering Slim Dunkin and are denouncing the act.


Police are seeking the public’s help in finding Young Vito and said calls can be made to Atlanta Crimestoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or contact the Atlanta Police Department’s homicide unit at 404-546-4235.



Slim Dunkin was laid to rest earlier today. He was sent home by several hundred family members, friends and associates. At Slim Dunkin’s funeral, there was no mention of his stage name or that of Brick Squad members in attendance including Juaquin Malphurs AKA Waka Flocka Flame.


Although a life has been lost, we hope cooler heads prevail.


Stay tuned for more news from MSDTV.


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Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Flame


Hip-Hop has always been a brotherhood. Even in death, Slim Dunkin is being taken care of by two of the men he worked closely with; Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame. The rappers will be taking care of most of the cost for the young rapper’s funeral on Friday, December 23.  Slim Dunkin’s funeral will be held in Atlanta at 11 a.m. at Berean Christian Church.


MSDTV would like to express our condolences to Mario “Slim Dunkin” Hamilton’s family, friends and associates.


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It’s unfathomable to think up-and-coming rapper Slim Dunkin was killed over a piece of candy but that’s what is being reported across multiple news outlets.


Watch as WSBTV investigates below.


Watch Lil Scrappy’s reaction to Slim Dunkin’s death.


A viewing for Dunkin will take place on December 22 at Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home in Atlanta, Georgia from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.


To date there are no suspects in custody.


Stay tuned for additional updates.





Earlier tonight, Slim Dunkin — recently featured on Gucci Mane’s BAYTL — was shot in front of a studio in Atlanta. The rapper whose real name is Mario Hamilton was pronounced dead at Grady Memorial Hospital.


WSBTV reports:

Investigators said Hamilton was shooting a music video at the studio when something went wrong.

“Now it’s my understanding prior to the video shoot, Mr. Hamilton became involved in a verbal altercation with another individual who we believe produced a handgun, discharged that weapon at least one time, striking Mr. Hamilton in the chest,” Maj. Keith Meadows with the Atlanta Police Department said.

Police said they have questioned about 8 people who were at the studio at the time of the shooting.


Stay tuned for more as additional details are revealed.