When Rondo did not come looking for trouble when his crew had a heated argument with King of it ended in a fatal shooting … at least according to the Quando camp. Sources close to Quando Rondo tell TMZ … the rapper wasn’t looking to fight King Von the night Von was shot outside an Atlanta hookah lounge, and they say Von was acting as the aggressor in the brawl which preceded the shots. Our sources say Quando was taking a nap in a car outside the club and when he woke up Von’s team were there, and things suddenly got tense. We are told that Von approached Quando and his crew in anger, which led to the brawl.
New footage from outside the club appears to show King Von throwing punches at Quando Rondo’s crew, and our sources claim the Quando camp was just defending itself. We are told that Quando did not know what was going on and thought his life was in danger.
As we reported … the police also opened fire confronting the gunmen, but the cops say King What a blowduring the initial shootout with Quando Rondo’s group. One of the Quando Rondo crew members has been arrested for murder, and our police sources tell us that QR is NOT under investigation and that the cops consider the case closed.
Sources close to Quando Rondo tell us that he feels extremely bad about the situation and its unfolding … even though we are told that the two parties have not spoken to each other since the incident.