Wu Tang Clan murders latest – Brooklyn Zu rappers 12 O'Clock and Murdock shot dead as family blame 'lust and jealousy'

TWO rappers "associated with the Wu Tang Clan" were shot and killed this week, according to police.

Rap stars Odion Turner AKA 12 O'Clock and David Turner, known as Murdock were murdered in Portland, Orgeon, on Tuesday morning.

Cousins Odion, 50 and David, 45, were part of the four piece rap group Brooklyn Zu.

12 O'Clock's younger brother Stephon Turner says the shootings were targeted, and believes they were motivated by 'jealousy and lust'.

However, he did not comment further on who he believed was behind the killings.

The shootings marked the 57th and 58th homicides this year in Portland.

Read our Wu-Tang Clan murders live blog below for the latest news and updates…

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    HOME CCTV VIDEO APPEARS TO CAPTURE NEARLY 20 GUNSHOTS FIRED AND CAR SPEEDING AWAY

    A home surveillance video provided to the Oregonian/OregonLive appeared to capture nearly 20 gunshots and a car speeding away.

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    POLICE HAVE RELEASED FEW DETAILS ABOUT SHOOTING

    Although police have released few details about the shooting, Stephon told the news outlet that the cousins were in a tan RV trailer when someone knocked on the front door and asked for a cigarette.

    After Murdock answered, the shooter allegedly opened fire, Stephon said, adding that he believes the murders were spurred by 'jealousy, lust, hate and greed.' 

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    'WHOLE WORLD' IS MISSING THE TWO RAPPERS SAYS VICTIM'S SON STEPHON

    Stephon told the Oregonian that the "whole world" is missing the rappers.

    He said: “My aunt called me up and she let me know my brother and my cousin is dead and I couldn’t believe it.

    “I’m devastated. It hasn’t hit me yet. The whole world is missing them right now. It’s a tragedy.”

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    INDICENT COMES DAYS AFTER RAPPER YNT JUAN WAS KILLED

    The rappers' death comes days after a 17-year-old artist was allegedly shot dead while sitting in his car.

    YNT Juan, who amassed more than 25,000 Instagram followers, passed away on Sunday, according to reports.

    Cops were dispatched following a ShotSpotter activation at around 5.40pm on Sunday, according to The Hartford Courant.

    When they arrived, they found the rapper – real name Juan Bautista Garcia – dead inside of the parked car.

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    SPATE OF 'SHOOTINGS'

    Officers found the victim near a parked vehicle on Cartier, with gunshot wounds in his upper body, according to CBC.ca.

    Despite efforts to revive him, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

    Chicago drill rapper Edai died after being shot six times in the chest and stomach, according to cop scanner audio footage.

    The mom of rapper FBG Duck confirmed the death of Edai as she posted on Instagram: “Everybody gotta dieeeee damnn normalize growin up n being a granddaddy to yall kids children (sic).

    “Tell them how u survived the trenches so they can want better. U good no more worries nor pain for God was ready for his child back (sic)."

    Edai created his own music label Team 600 ENT and released his first solo album Came from Nothing in 2014.

    His death came just days after Gonzoe, 45, was fatally shot dead in Seattle.

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    FOUR OTHER PEOPLE WERE INJURED IN 'TARGETED ASSASSINATION'

    Odion and David were shot dead while four other people were hurt, according to reports.

    They have not been identified by cops and one person is said to be in hospital with life-threatening injuries, MailOnline reports.

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    POLICE HAVE SO FAR NOT CONFIRMED A MOTIVE

    Cops have not confirmed a motive, despite allegations the killing was motivated by "jealousy and lust".

    Police also said that they have not found any potential suspects.

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    YOUNGER BROTHER OF VICTIM SAYS 'ASSASSIN' KNOCKED ON CAR DOOR AND OPENED FIRE

    Odion’s younger brother Stephon claims the shootings were targeted, alleging their “assassin” knocked on their car door and opened fire.

    He told the Oregonian that a person asked for a cigarette.

    The shooting happened at around 5:30am on Tuesday in northeast Portland.

    Cops said they died of gunshot wounds and have been ruled as homicide by coroners.

    Stephon alleges the killing was motivated by "jealousy and lust" but cops have not confirmed a motive.

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    WHO WERE THE TWO SLAIN WU TANG AFFILIATED RAPPERS?

    The artists, real names Odion and David Turner, were part of the rap group Brooklyn Zu.

    Their death was confirmed by 12 O’Clock’s son Divine on social media, Vibe reports.

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    TWO RAPPERS LINKED TO WU TANG CLAN SHOT DEAD

    TWO rappers linked to the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan were shot dead after an alleged assassin knocked on their car door before gunning them down, according to reports.

    Cousins 12 O’Clock, 50, and Murdock, 45, were found dead in Oregon on Tuesday.

    Read more here.

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