Rapper Accidentally Shoots Himself in Head

(PatriotNews.net) – Teen rapper Rylo Huncho from Virginia tragically shot himself in the head on May 15 around 10 PM. The whole incident was caught on video.

Rylo Huncho, found dead in his mother’s home in Suffolk, Virginia, died from the accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound. Fans and friends identified him despite police not confirming his identity. Many tipped local news channels about his identity.

The video showed Rylo playing around with a handgun. He was singing into the camera while dancing with the pistol. He appeared to switch off the weapon’s safety and point it at his head, resulting in the fatal shot. A loud pop was heard, and he suddenly dropped out of the camera’s view. At first, many thought the video was staged. However, the news later confirmed the tragic event.

His mother, Monica Savage, mentioned that Raleigh performed under the stage name “Rylo Huncho.” The teen’s mother set up a GoFundMe page to raise money for his final arrangements. His cousin wrote about how he was her only son and she was a single parent who did her best for him. The bond between the mother and son was very close.

There is some speculation about whether the incident was accidental or intentional. Some of Rylo’s posts on social media hinted at despair and violence, leaving friends and family questioning his state of mind.

Rylo’s death shocked his friends and family. Twin Porter, a close friend, expressed heartbreak over the loss and condemned the mean things being said about Rylo. He also prayed for strength for Rylo’s mother to cope with the devastating pain.

In recent months, Hampton Roads has seen several shootings involving juveniles with firearms. Virginia Beach Police Chief Paul Neudigate recently expressed worries about the growing number of children getting access to guns.

Hip Hop Vibe highlighted that Rylo’s death sparked conversations about the responsibilities of social media platforms and their influence on young users. The tragic incident underscored the need for awareness and caution when handling firearms, especially among young people.

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