RAPPER KTS Dre has been shot dead in a brutal Chicago ambush that may have been related to his gang affiliation.
The 31-year-old, whose real name is Londre Sylvester, was shot at least 64 times as he left jail in a well-planned, targeted attack that occurred at approximately 8.50pm local time.
The rapper was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police have now identified KTS Dre as a member of the Lakeside faction of the Gangster Disciple, one of the most notorious street gangs in America, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. They have a long history of lawlessness and a presence throughout the US.
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