Gang member to be arraigned for rapper’s 2017 shooting death


INGLEWOOD (CNS) – A 24-year-old man police say is a gang member
already in custody on robbery charges is scheduled to be arraigned today in an
Inglewood courtroom for allegedly killing a young rapper in 2017.
Andre Jeremy Garcia-Brown, a member of the Bloods criminal street
gang, is charged with murder and being a convicted felon in possession of a
firearm, according to the Inglewood Police Department.
Garcia-Brown is accused of fatally shooting 24-year-old Shawn Ivy,
police said.
Ivy performed under the name Sean Mack, police said.
Officers responded at 2:20 a.m. on July 6, 2017, to the 600 block of
Hardin Drive in Inglewood to investigate a shots-fired call and found the
rapper dead at the scene, police said.
About 200 people attended a vigil for Ivy later that evening.
Inglewood police arrested Garcia-Brown about 5:30 p.m. Friday. He was
booked into the Men’s Central Jail about four hours later, according to Los
Angeles County Sheriff’s Department jail records.


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