According to reports, Meek’s family member suffered a fatal gunshot to his head.
Meek Mill’s cousin was shot and killed Tuesday night during a string of violence in Philadelphia. Mill’s 21-year-old cousin, Angelo Colon, was reportedly 1 of 5 people killed in a series of shootings and stabbings. According to law enforcement, Angelo suffered a gunshot wound to his head and was pronounced dead at the scene. (TMZ)
Meek has since gone to Instagram to address the fatal shooting.
Damn Lo! Watching my family die to these philly streets! Probation is the only thing that got me tied to come coming back here so frequent!! My mission is to save my family from these streets and change the mindframe of all my lil cousins growing up in it!!!! #RIPLO hurt me to see you in this same spot lifeless!
This week, the rap star offered up a solution on how to stop gun violence.
A few months ago, Meek promised to stop rapping about extreme violence following his upcoming DC4 mixtape’s release.