Atlanta rapper Dolla was fatally shot to death in L.A., TMZ is reporting that they have identified a suspect. He was only 21 years old, set to release his debut album on Akon’s label Konvict Muzik.
[Updated at 6:30 p.m. The man shot at the Beverly Center mall this afternoon was identified as Atlanta-based Dolla, whose real name is Roderick Anthony Burton II, according to his publicist, Sue Vannasing. She said Dolla was shot in the head around 3:10 p.m. while he and another rapper, D.J. Shabbazz, waited in the area after shopping at the popular Westside mall. A friend who was with the rapper at Beverly Center also confirmed his identity to The Times.