Israel Ramirez shot in the chest during video shoot
A bodyguard for hip-hop star Busta Rhymes was shot dead during a music video shoot Sunday morning. Israel Ramirez, 30, was shot once in the chest, police said. Busta Rhymes, whose real name is Trevor Smith, was not injured. Police identified Ramirez as a personal bodyguard for Smith.
Police said they are looking into newspaper reports that the shooting resulted from an altercation between production personnel and members of the entourage of one of several celebrities on hand for the video shoot. More from Rolling Stone and WCBS-TV.
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