After news broke on Wednesday, Philly rapper Meek Mill took to Instagram to pay respects to his close friend Chiko Juan, a top entertainment executive.
Read on to get the latest details on the Chiko Juan, a top entertainment executive was murdered Wednesday in Atlanta…
CelebNMusic247.com reports that Juan was killed in a triple shooting in South Fulton, Georgia, according to reports.
Once word broke about the death of Chiko Juan, former Love & Hip Hop Atlanta star Tommie Lee took to Instagram in a tearful video breaking down about his death.
In addition, Juan’s close friend Meek Mill took to Instagram on Thursday, December 13 to announce Juan’s passing:
RIP ???? @chiko_juan you fought a long war with the streets I used to be scared for ya sometimes lol I’m sending my prayers to ya mom Rest in peace champ?????????.
According to reports, this is what we have learned on the death of Chiko Juan:
The reports read as follows:
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the shooting took place on the night of December 12 at around 9 p.m. in an apartment complex in South Fulton, Georgia, just west of Atlanta. One person, Juan, was killed and two others were wounded. Authorities told the media that the shooting took place after a group of men got into a fight. Those authorities said that there are no suspects of the shooting outstanding and that no witnesses have come forward.
NBC Atlanta reports that the three victims were visiting an apartment complex at the time of the shooting.
Heavy.com reports, in July 2017, one of Juan’s social media posts was used in a Daily Mail feature on an alleged heroin-dealing gang that was known to flaunt their wealth on Instagram. The Mail said that the gang had $2 million in goods seized by the FBI as well as $900,000 in heroin. Juan’s photo was also used in a similar story on the gang by Men’s Health. The Daily Mail later posted another story on Juan that was titled, “Accused heroin dealer flaunts his lifestyle during Miami getaway.” The piece notes that the trip to Miami appeared “weeks” before he was arrested.
Chiko Juan’s last post on social media reads as follows:
This past July Chiko celebrated what has ended up being his last birthday with his 5-year-old daughter Mialani writing:
My Babygirl @babymialani Turn 5 Today. Everybody Wish Her A Happy Birthday ?????
His daughter posted this message on Instagram last week looking forward to Christmas with her dad, until the heartbreaking news.
Chiko’s daughter posted:
Waiting On Santa?? Like……?
Life is way too short. Gun violence is unnecessary. Chiko’s daughter is left without a daddy. This is NOT right. Stop gun violence it proves NOTHING!