Rapper Dies in Montgomery Nightclub Shooting, Club Shuts Down
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AL.com)- After a Friday night shooting at a Montgomery nightclub where eight people were shot, two of whom died, city officials say the club will close.
That’s according to our partners at AL.com.
The article states the rapper known as Doe B, or Glenn Thomas, was shot and killed around 1:00am Saturday morning. He was 22-years old.
Montgomery’s Mayor Todd Strange issued this statement:
“Effective immediately, the city of Montgomery has taken action to close the Centennial Hill Bar and Grill on Highland Avenue, which operated previously as the Rose Supper Club. We do not take this action lightly, but believe this decision is compelled by clear evidence that continued operation of this establishment poses an imminent threat to the public’s safety.”
Our partners at AL.com also state that the Montgomery Police Department identified the second fatality from the overnight shooting as 21-year-old Kimberle Johnson.
The shooting remains under investigation and no arrests have been made.
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