The musician, real name is Londre Sylvester, was shot at least 64 times in a brutal Chicago ambush and pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital.
The shooting occurred at approximately 8.50 pm local time, The Sun reported. Police found 59 shell casings littered across the street where the killing took place on Saturday.
The 31-year-old star was one of three people shot just outside Cook County Jail in the Little Village section of Chicago on Saturday. After the shot out KTS Dre was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where he was pronounced dead. It came just after he was released from the jail while wearing a monitoring device on his ankle, according to the Chicago Tribune.
A woman, aged 60, was reportedly with him at the time of the shooting and suffered a wound to the knee. She was listed in good condition at Stroger Hospital, according to police. Another woman, aged 30, had a bullet graze the side of her face, reports claim she is in good condition.