Shortly after he was shot and ultimately killed in his home in Bogalusa, Louisiana, 24-year-old JayDaYoungan was laid to rest. On Sunday, August 7, a funeral was held at the city’s local high school auditorium for the late rapper as hundreds of people wept and remembered the impact he had on their community.

Mayor Wendy O’Quin-Perrette yesterday shared a statement on social media condemning the violence that led to the death of Jarvorius Scott and the injury of his father. “My fellow Bogalusans,” she began.