Radio and TV Personality DJ Megatron Shot And Killed In New York


Former Hot 97 DJ and on-air personality for BET’s 106 & Park DJ Megatron, born Corey McGriff was found dead in Staten Island, New York City on Sunday Morning (March 27th). According to The New York Daily News, the 32-year old was reportedly killed while walking to the store near his home in Staten Island. Police said that it was a gunshot wound to the torso. No arrests have been made as of yet. Megatron’s mom Louvenia McGriff told the newspaper, “It is just earth-shattering. Words can’t describe the way my husband and I feel right now. I just don’t know how we’re going to make it without him. He was our golden child.” According to E! News, Mega’s manager Regg Rocc said, “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.”