Man accused of shooting rapper Benzino denied bail - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

Man accused of shooting rapper Benzino denied bail

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The nephew who is accused of shooting rapper Benzino has been denied bail.

Police said 36-year-old Gai Scott shot Benzino during the funeral procession for the rapper's mother in Duxbury Saturday.

Benzino, whose real name is Raymond Scott, is expected to be okay.

His nephew pleaded not guilty to armed assault with intent to murder.

The nephew’s lawyer said his client acted in self-defense.

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