Silento Arrested For Shooting Death Of Cousin


2016 BET Awards - Arrivals

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Tragic news as yesterday, rapper Silento, popularly known for his 2015 hit 'Watch Me (Whip/NaeNae)', was arrested for the murder of his cousin. On January 21st, The Dekalb County Police Dept. received a call saying they had heard gunshots and saw a man lying in the street. After DKPD determined it was Fredrick Rooks, 34, Ricky "Silento" Hawks' cousin, an investigation was opened. Yesterday, Hawks was taken in. More info below.