Benzino of "Love & Hip Hop Atlanta" is having a horrible week. While attending the funeral of his mother, Wetpaint reports on March 29 that he was shot multiple times during the procession.
According to sources, an argument broke out among family members and it turned violent. During the course of the altercation, shots were fired by Benzino's cousin Gai Scott. Benzino and Gai Scott already reportedly had a beef prior to the funeral. It is unclear why the relatives were arguing.
Benzino's family were gathered in Massachusetts for the funeral of his mother, Mary Anna Scott. After the shooting, Benzino was rushed to the hospital while Gai Scott was arrested for assault with intent to murder. The rest of the family chose to carry on with the funeral even though there was blood on the limo and hearse.
According to reports, Benzino is in critical condition but is expected to survive the ordeal. It is unknown just how many times he was shot. Our thoughts are with Benzino and his family at this time.