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Chicago Bucket Boy, Andre Hunter, Gunned Down In Senseless Killing


(Andre Hunter, left; Iman Frison, right)

A family is currently trying to make sense of a tragedy that claimed the life of an aspiring South Side Chicago teenage musician.

Andre Hunter, 19, and friends were walking home from Chatham Academy Charter High School Thursday, Dec. 19 when they were approached by suspects about 2:35 p.m. and questioned on where they were from, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Iman Frison, 18, allegedly produced a weapon and pointed a revolver at Hunter’s chest during his interrogation. Hunter moved the gun out of his way and Frison then shot him at the urging of friends, the Chicago Tribune reports.

Frison allegedly shot Hunter two times before the victim hit the pavement. Frison allegedly shot Hunter three more times before the gun jammed, according to the Tribune.

Hunter was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center where he was pronounced dead, according the DNAinfo.com.

Frison was later arrested after a brief pursuit and charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Hunter, according to the Tribune.

Hunter is a renowned musician with the Bucket Boys. The Bucket Boys in Chicago are skilled musicians that drum on upside down five-gallon buckets.

Hunter and friends used their talents to escape the harshness of the streets and make some money.

Hunter’s friend Dondre, also a member of the Bucket Boys, said “…We ain’t gotta ask nobody for no money. We get money on our own. We ain’t gotta be on the block hustling or nothing. This our hustle right here.”


(Andre Hunter in white shirt)

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  • Anonymous

    smh

  • bVdBtch

    RIP baby boy

  • Anonymous

    too much hate in the streets of chicago smh

  • Anonymous

    he was talented

  • Terry Ganzie

    This is the worst. Hunter was making something from nothing in an honest way. These are the people you protect Frison you fuckin idiot.

    • Anonymous

      real shit

  • Red

    Fuck Faceworld

  • Anonymous

    chiraq is a war zone. even innocents people get popped. sad but thats how it is out here

  • lame

    CHIEF KEEF THE REASON FOR DISS SHIT OUTHERE AND DUMBASS YOUNG THUGS BE PROMOTING HIS BULLSHIT FUCK INTERSCOPE RECORDS TOO.

    • Anonymous

      Shut up dumbass niggas been dying for no reason in Chicago..

  • poochie

    RIP 2 him

  • G Money

    Dis da shit we don’t need. Muhfuckas like dat destroying our community n shit. fuck a trial, jes gon head n send dat nigga up da river.

  • Ray

    This is a shame and is exactly why I couldn’t raise my kid in Chicago

  • she bad

    omg 🙁

  • squad

    Frison look exactly like Lupe Fiasco

    • Anonymous

      he doesn’t look like lupe

  • Anonymous

    stupid as fuck. what was the purpose. idiot!!!

  • 600ripdthang

    s/o faceworld obd

  • chitownbd

    What For???? smh rip bro

  • chicagokid70

    smdh seen this nigga on 55th & wentworth drumming about 5 months ago before i went to the taste of chicago that day. rip

  • Anonymous

    Free bro…fuck dude he be home in 20 ain’t shit

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