Louisiana Rapper Young Ready Shot to Death

Louisiana Rapper Young Ready Shot to Death

No suspects have been identified yet.

Published June 25, 2015

Baton Rouge, La., MC and record label owner Young Ready — real name Shannen Hudson — was murdered in a shooting on Tuesday in Bogalusa. He was 31.

According to KPLC, the incident occurred shortly before 3:30 p.m. on the northern side of the city. Young Ready, who was the founder of Bow Entertainment, was not the only one killed in the shooting. Jare Stevension, a 28-year-old Baton Rouge native, was also slain.


The Washington Parish Coroner's Office reported that one victim died of a single gunshot wound and the other died of multiple wounds.

The local police department is currently investigating. No suspects have been linked to the shooting as of yet.

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(Photo: Young Ready via Facebook)

Written by Moriba Cummings


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