By Thomas Tracy, New York Daily News
Contributed by NAMPA / DPA.
New York (tca/dpa) - A rising rapper who boasted in a recent video that he "cannot die in the street" was gunned down and another man was wounded in a drive-by shooting in Brooklyn, police said.
Noel Kennedy, 23, known by his rap name KJ Balla, was shot in the chest by a gunman firing from a passing car in East New York about 9:45 p.m. Friday, cops said.
Kennedy was taken to Brookdale University Medical Center by private means, but doctors could not save him.
A 26-year-old man with him was ...