TRILL ENT. ARTIST LIL PHAT KILLED IN ATLANTA
Lil Phat was shot and fatally wounded Thursday night outside Northside Hospital in Sandy Springs, and police were seeking an attacker who may have been seen running from the scene.
The shooting happened about 6:40 p.m. in the 1001 block of Johnson Ferry Road.
Police identified the victim as Melvin Vernell III (Lil Phat), of Corbin Lake Court in Sandy Springs. A motive for the shooting was not known.