Lil Phat

3 Convicted In Murder Of Atlanta RapperMelvin Vernell III, an Atlanta rapper who called himself Lil Phat, was shot and killed in June 2012 outside a hospital where he was awaiting the birth of his child.
Prosecutors: Rapper Killed In Elaborate Plot For Stealing 10 Pounds Of WeedAn Atlanta rapper was shot dead in a car outside a hospital where his fiancee was due to give birth in what prosecutors say was an elaborate murder-for-hire plot involving gang members, a former Russian mobster and a basketball star.