Last week MTO News reported that popular Chicago hood journalist Zack TV was killed. Now one of his friends has been killed also. And the two killings may be related.
MTO news learned that Zack's close friend King T Streets was shot & killed yesterday in Chicago. The two worked together on setting up and conduting interviews with hip hop stars in Chicago.
Last week people began ACCUSING King T Streets of somehow being involved in Zack's killing. Many prominent Chicago personalities were claiming on social media that Zack was one of the men in the below video - fleeing the scene after Zack was killed. There was no evidence that this claim was true.
Here's the video of the men fleeing the scene of Zack's murder:
And when Zack's mom posted the below post on Facebook - the internet rumor mill went into overdrive:
Well, the rumors are believed to have possibly caused King T Streets' death. His body was found lifeless on the streets of Chicago Saturday morning.
Zack TV was known for coming up with the most IN DEPTH underground interviews in the world. His Youtube channnel had close to 150k subscribers. And he had many videos with millions of views.
The world of journalism lost a real one last night. MTO News has featured Zack's work on our platform. He was a good man, and a talented one too. May he rest in peace.
According to FOX 32, Zack was driving around 1:30 am when a vehicle pulled up and fired shots from inside. Afterwards, his Jeep drove up on a curb and crashed into a light pole. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The shooting is still being investigated by police.