VL Mike (1976-2008)
Michael Allen aka VL Mike was a rapper and songwriter from New Orleans. He was shot several times while exiting his vehicle. He was 32 years old.
We have all heard the saying ‘Guns Don’t Kill, People Do’. . . well, actually, it’s the combination of the two. Every year in the U.S., an average of more than 100,000 people are the victims of gun violence. Some survive but many do not. Here are just a few familiar faces and names of folks from different walks of life who did not survive.