Boog the bandit, An up-and-coming rapper from Columbus, Ohio, was allegedly shot and killed on Thursday evening (May 20) during a robbery attempt in East Columbus, the report says.
According to WBNS 10 TV, Mount Carmel East Hospital, called authorities after a gunshot victim arrived at approximately 6:10 a.m. The victim, later identified as 26-year-old Count Bruce, was pronounced dead a short time later.
According to her Instagram page, Boog left a new song and music video “Heart Away” the day she died.
“Courtney was a hot tamarind, spicy hot, determined, true to her nature, she knew who she was,” said Wanda Bruce, Courtney’s mother, who said she was ill with violence in Columbus, Ohio. The report said that his daughter became the 75th victim of murder this year.
breaks my heart @ BoogTheBandit1Mother of Boog was shot and killed in Columbus last night in an attempted robbery. Her mother told me that she is “sick of seeing mothers losing their children in Columbus” talking about violence pic.twitter.com/bbpwZADgCU
– Lacey Crisp (@ Lacey Crisp) May 21, 2021
The report said detectives believe the shooting occurred eastbound, when Bruce was with a man in the car, when the vehicle was surrounded by people armed with handcuffs. Police say the men fired multiple shots at the car, hitting Bruce. The person in the vehicle with him took him to the hospital, where he died. Knowledgeable 101.1.
The name of the suspect or suspect has not been made public until Friday evening. If you have information about this incident, please call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit (814) 65-3030 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers (714) 61-Tips (4).
Photo: @boogthebandit Instagram