Rapper and actor Anwan Glover’s 26 years old son Kavan Glover was shot dead in D.C. last weekend.
According to NBC Washington, Kavon was discovered fatally shot at about 2:25 am. Saturday, Aug. 13 in the 128000 block of William Beanes Road, a two-lane country avenue lined with massive gated homes. Kavon’s body was found in the roadway and reported dead at the scene, A murder investigation is currently underway. No motive or suspect has been named as of yet. “We’re searching into all possibilities as to why he was at the location, who he was visiting,” Deputy Chief James McCreary stated in a statement. Kavon’s loss of life was one of 5 homicides in the county over the weekend and despite the fact that his identification turned into initially under speculation, it was confirmed to be Anwan’s son.
The police officers are offering $25,000 as a reward to anyone who might offer facts about a suspect. Authorities are currently investigating the motive behind the incident.
Anwan Glover’s character in The Wire
Glover portrayed the role of Slim Charles in the HBO crime drama series, The Wire.
Charles was the co-chairman of the New Day Co-Op and a former enforcer of Proposition Joe and Barksdale’s narcotrafficking organizations. Slim Charles performed an important position from the third to the fifth season.
The show premiered on June 2, 2002, and concluded on March 9, 2008. Created by David Simon, the series received positive critiques from critics, and some critics also defined it as one of the great drama series of all time.
The show explored 5 subjects: the illegal drug trade, port system, city government and bureaucracy, training and schools, and print news medium. Although the show isn’t always a recipient of any television awards, it is presently one of the most famous shows.
Also called Ralph Anwan Glover, he’s famous as the founding father of the go-go band BackYard Band. He gained recognition for his performance as Slim Charles in The Wire.
Glover initially have become famous as a member of the BackYard and joined the cast of The Wire in 2003. He has been featured in the music videos of Dem Boyz by Boyz n da Hood and Chillin by Wale.
He is the host of a radio show on 93.9 WKYS-FM.The 51-year-old portrayed the role of convicted killer Keevon White withinside the first 3 episodes of the HBO drama series Treme. The show ran for 4 seasons from 2010 to 2013 and was praised for its performances and real portrayal of New Orleans culture Anwan has been frequent into the New York Film Academy. He is likewise working on a film, Shoedog, written by George Pelecanos.
Anwan was a victim of street violence, having been beaten and stabbed in a nightclub brawl in D.C. back in 2014. He survived the assault however his injuries have been considered to be life-threatening.
Despite being a famous personality, he has faced some issues in his private life, in which he was beaten and stabbed in a nightclub in August 2014 and suffered a few minor injuries.