Hurricane Chris performs at a taping of BET's "106 and Park" New Year's Eve show in New York in 2007.

Rapper Hurricane Chris billed with next-diploma murder in Louisiana

The shooting took spot Friday all-around 1 a.m. at Texaco usefulness keep, according to a press release from the Shreveport Law enforcement Division. Officers arrived and found a gentleman with many gunshot wounds.

The guy was determined by Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office as Danzeria O. Farris Jr., 32, of Shreveport. He died of his wounds at Ochsner LSU Overall health Shreveport Healthcare facility, law enforcement said.

The 31-year-aged rapper, whose serious name is Christopher J. Dooley, was recognized as a suspect in the capturing. Dooley claimed the shooting was in self-protection immediately after a struggle around his vehicle, police explained.

“Investigators ended up capable to safe online video footage of the incident that detectives believe confirmed that Dooley did not act in self-defense,” the release said.

Detectives discovered the car in problem did not belong to Dooley, but was alternatively documented stolen from Texas.

Dooley was billed with just one depend each individual of next-degree murder and unlawful possession of stolen factors. He was booked into the Shreveport Town jail on Friday, according to jail documents.
Dooley was determined as the rapper Hurricane Chris by a number of CNN affiliate marketers.
The rapper’s assert to fame was his 2007 breakout hit “A Bay Bay.” That was followed by the 2009 strike “Halle Berry (She’s High-quality).”