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BET Host DJ Megatron Shot and Killed in New York City

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DJ Megatron, born Corey McGriff, was found dead in the New York City borough of Staten Island Sunday morning.

The 32-year-old BET host and radio personality was reportedly killed while walking to the store near his home in Staten Island. Police say it was a gunshot wound to the chest, and no arrests have been made yet.

McGriff hosted BET's "What's Good" segment on 106 & Park, and was also a notable on hip-hop and R&B radio stations in New York and Boston. He's also appeared in the movie State Property 2 in 2005.

His manager Regg Rocc released this statement to E! News: "Mega's family is grateful for all of the condolences and warm thoughts of his fans and friends. Please continue to uplift your prayers of support as an ongoing investigation is currently being conducted by law enforcement officials."

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