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#RIPSwipey: Fans Use Hashtag to Share Memories of Rapper After He Is Reportedly Fatally Shot

Kevin Baldwin, the manager of Douglas Brooks, aka Swipey, told Heavy.com the rapper was shot early Sunday at a party at his mother’s house in Suitland, Md., and pronounced dead at the scene.

Rumors of Swipey’s death swirled online early Sunday morning. And two of his friends seemingly confirmed the news on Instagram.  Kevin Baldwin, the CEO of Swipey’s record label Men Of Principles Production wrote, “May Allah have mercy on him. This stupid mentality has to stop!!#missingyoualready #notbywordsbyaction #word2dawise.”