Irving PLaza Shooting

Taxstone’s DNA Reportedly Found On Weapon Used In Irving Plaza Shooting


Podcast personality Daryl “Taxstone” Campbell was arrested yesterday in connection with the July 2016 shooting at Irving Plaza which left Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave injured and his bodyguard Ronald “Banga” McPhatter dead. It is now being reported by the New York Times that Campbell’s fingerprints were found on the trigger, hand grip and clip of […]

Hip Hop Personality Taxstone Arrested In Connection With Troy Ave Shooting


Daryl Campbell, who is best known to the Hip Hop community as podcast personality Taxstone, was arrested in Texas last night for his alleged involvement in the shooting in Irving Plaza last May that left one person dead. Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave was arrested for the shooting that left his 33 year old bodyguard Ronald […]

T.I. Is Refusing To Discuss The Shooting At His New York Concert


T.I. is remaining tight-lipped about his feelings on the shooting that happened at his New York concert at Irving Plaza on May 25, 2016, that left one man dead and three other people injured, including rapper Troy Ave. In an interview with TMZ, the Atlanta-bred mogul refused to discuss his take on the situation, after it was reported […]

Maino Officially Cleared Of Any Misconduct By NYPD In Irving Plaza Shooting


Brooklyn rapper Maino has been cleared of any misconduct by the NYPD concerning the Irving Plaza shooting that happened backstage at the T.I. concert in late May. The shooting left one dead, identified as Ronald “Banga” McPhatter, and three injured including rapper Troy Ave. The deadly incident happened after a physical altercation turned into a […]

NYPD Commissioner Calls Rappers “Thugs” Following Irving Plaza Shooting

NYPD Commissioner William Bratton called rap artists “basically thugs” during a radio interview after one person was fatally shot and three were wounded at a planned T.I. concert in Manhattan last night. In a radio interview with WCBS 880 on Thursday [May 26], Commissioner Bratton stated that the shooting was a result of “basically thugs celebrating […]