Trial set for man accused of killing Atlanta rapper

6:29 PM, Feb 18, 2013   |    comments
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ATLANTA, Ga. -- On Monday, jury selection began for the murder case of a man accused of shooting rapper Slim Dunkin to death at a Memorial Drive studio. 

30-year-old Vinson Hardimon is charged with Murder, Felony Murder, Aggravated Assault and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony connected with the shooting death of rapper 24-year-old "Slim Dunkin" or Mario Hamilton. 

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Vinson Hardimon, also known as Young Vito, turned himself in to Atlanta Police about two weeks after the shooting.

Police said the 24-year-old was fatally shot in the chest after getting into an argument during a recording session. 

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