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Man allegedly shot by nephew in funeral procession

Nephew is arrested in attack on hip-hop artist ‘Benzino’

DUXBURY — A hip-hop artist on his way to his mother’s funeral was allegedly shot by his nephew while the two drove in the funeral procession in Duxbury, backing up traffic on Route 3 southbound for miles and forcing part of the highway to be shut down for most of Saturday afternoon.

Gai Scott, 36, was charged with armed assault with intent to murder, according to a statement from Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz, in the shooting of 48-year-old Raymond Scott, a hip-hop artist who goes by the stage name “Benzino.”

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