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Gillie Da Kid’s Son YNG Cheese Gunned Down in Philadelphia

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In a heartbreaking , it has been confirmed that the son of rapper Gillie Da Kid, known as YNG Cheese, was in a triple shooting in Philadelphia last night. was shot in the back, while two other men were injured.

In a devastating incident that rocked the streets of Philadelphia, 's son was shot and killed in a triple shooting last night (July 20). The incident occurred around at 8:30 at the 5800 block of Mascher Street, leaving one man dead and two others injured. YNG Cheese, the 25-year-old aspiring rapper, and father, succumbed to a gunshot wound to the back. According to the police, he was declared deceased at 8:39 pm at Einstein Hospital.

According to Philadelphia police, the shooting also left two other victims injured. A 28-year-old man sustained two gunshot wounds in his right leg, while a 31-year-old man was shot once in the hip. Fortunately, both victims are in stable condition.

As of now, no arrests have been made, and the motive behind the shooting remains unclear, leaving the community in shock and mourning. Police are actively investigating the case and trying to piece together the events that led to this tragic loss.

Multiple sources, including close friend S. Jackson, confirmed the heartbreaking news about YNG Cheese's passing. S. Jackson took to his Instagram to express his grief and offer prayers and support to Gillie Da Kid and his family during this difficult time.

On his Instagram page, he posted this heartbreaking message: “My Dog. I sware I hate these N**s. Prayers up for my dog. Nobody should have to bury their child. Hate my boy voice like that. I pray for strenght for him and his family. We all should be supporting our brother during this time. Love u bro @gilliedaking”


It's important to clarify that the police were not involved in YNG Cheese's death. He was tragically murdered by another civilian. At the moment, there are limited details available regarding the circumstances of the shooting.

YNG Cheese was not just known as Gillie Da Kid's son; he was a father himself and a passionate rapper who was making waves in the city. He had already collaborated with notable artists like , showcasing his talent and potential in the industry.

There might be speculation about the reasons behind this terrible incident, with some suggesting jealousy could be a factor. Gillie and his son were successful, and when people start achieving success, jealousy can sometimes lead to tragic consequences.


YNG Cheese's untimely passing is a devastating loss to his family, friends, and the hip-hop community. Let us remember him for his talent, aspirations, and the love he had for his own child.

As more information becomes available, we will continue to update on the situation. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Gillie Da Kid and his family during this incredibly difficult time. May YNG Cheese rest in peace.

Written by: Silvia Tine

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