YNG Cheese, the 25-year-old son of rapper Gillie Da King, was killed in a triple shooting in Philadelphia on Thursday, July 20, 2023. The tragic incident took place in the city’s Olney neighborhood at around 8:30 p.m.
According to reports, YNG Cheese was shot once in the back and was taken to the hospital, where he later died from his injuries. Two other individuals were also injured in the shooting, although their conditions are currently unknown.
The news of YNG Cheese’s death has sent shockwaves through the music industry and the Philadelphia community, with many expressing their condolences and mourning the loss of a young talent.
Remembering YNG Cheese’s Legacy
YNG Cheese was a rising star in the music industry, following in the footsteps of his father, Gillie Da King. He had released several tracks and had gained a following on social media, where he frequently shared updates about his music and his life.
In the wake of his tragic death, fans and colleagues have been sharing tributes and memories of YNG Cheese on social media, remembering him as a talented artist and a kind-hearted individual.
Gillie Da King, YNG Cheese’s father, has yet to comment publicly on his son’s death. However, he has been active on social media, sharing photos and memories of his son and thanking fans for their support during this difficult time.
As the investigation into the shooting continues, the music industry and the Philadelphia community are coming together to mourn the loss of YNG Cheese and to remember his legacy as a talented artist and a beloved member of the community.