10 September 2017 - Beverly Hills, California - Angela Simmons. Netflix "Def Comedy Jam 25" held at The Beverly Hilton. Photo Credit: Theresa Bouche/AdMedia

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Angela Simmons' Ex-Boyfriend Shot and Killed In Atlanta

November 5, 2018

Over the weekend, the former boyfriend of Growing Up Hip Hop star Angela Simmons was killed in Atlanta.

In a statement, police officials said 37 year-old Sutton Tennyson was shot several times on Saturday, November 3 following an arguement in a southwest Atlanta home. Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed his identity.

On a Instagram post, Simmons shared a photo of Tennyson with their son in his arms. "Thank you for leaving behind my greatest gift . I’m hurting . I’m numb. Thank you for the out pouring of love everyone. I cant believe I’m even saying Rest In Peace Sutton . I promise to hold SJ down in every way I promise" she wrote.

Simmons is the daughter of Hip Hop royalty, Joseph Simmons aka Rev Run, one-third of Run D.M.C. and niece of music mogul Russell Simmons.

No arrests have been made.