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Young Thug's nephew has been charged with shooting his girlfriend in the face when an argument turned violent early Wednesday.

Fardereen Deonta Grier allegedly shot Atlanta promoter Destiny Fitzpatrick in the face and killed her just before 1:50 a.m. in a residence on the 900 block of Proctor Street in East Point, a suburb southwest of Atlanta.

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Fitzpatrick was rushed to Atlanta Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Grier was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder.

According to TMZ Hip-Hop, Grier told police he was rapper Young Thug's nephew - the son of Thugger's older sister.

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Relatives confirmed Grier's relationship to Young Thug, who is locked up on RICO gang charges.

Grier first told responding officers that he fought off 2 armed, masked intruders, but officers say he eventually admitted to shooting Destiny in the face.

A neighbor allegedly heard arguing in the residence prior to the shooting.

Young Thug is currently in the Cobb County Jail after being denied bond multiple times.

It isn't clear if Grier is the aspiring rapper BSlime who shared a phone call of his uncle Thugga free-styling from jail last month.

"I'm just sitting here in my cell like, 'Damn, I'm really in jail / God, give me another chance to show you I can prevail / I could put my arms from wall to wall inside this tiny - ass cell," Young Thug rapped.

Thug admitted to having suicidal thoughts in his freestyle.

"I tried to cry but ain't nothing left / I contemplated doing myself, ni**a / The most suicide deaths are in this jail / But let's not forget that this ain't hell."

Thug, born Jeffery Williams, was referring to the notorious Cobb County Jail, where 3 inmates died in just 3 weeks in May.

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A body found in a shallow grave behind a dilapidated house in Hueytown, Alabama has been identified as a Trussville woman who went missing from a country music bar.

Paighton Houston, 29, was last seen on Dec. 20 at Tin Roof live music bar in the 2700 block of Seventh Avenue South in Birmingham's Lakeview District. She arrived at the bar earlier that night with a co-worker.

After leaving the bar willingly with two men, Houston texted her co-worker to say she felt "in trouble."

According to Houston's mother, Paighton texted "if I call answer, I don't know these people and I feel in trouble."

On Friday morning, Trussville police received a tip that led them to the house on Chapel Hill Drive in Hueytown.

After sifting through a mound of trash in a "muddy, nasty" backyard, police discovered the shallow grave and unearthed Houston's "intact" body. The body was positively identified as Houston.

Neighbors say an elderly man once lived in the house. His children moved him from the house to take care of him. The house is currently unoccupied.

Houston, whose smiling eyes touched the hearts of many, was honored by friends and volunteers who tied yellow ribbons on trees and telephone poles in Trussville on Saturday.

A GoFundMe account raised over $12,000 in donations to help pay Houston's burial expenses.

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