By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Rio police officials have announced that they are calling off the search for British hip-hop artist Kenny Mukendi, aka Kenny Vulcan, who went missing in Rio on April 13th, after concluding that the 22-year-old rapper took his own life.

"All that we constructed in the investigation, based on [Vulcan's] emotional history, the deletion of the social media accounts, leads us to believe that he voluntarily threw himself into the sea," exclaimed Ellen Souto from Rio's missing person's department (Delegacia de Descoberta de Paradeiros) at a . . .

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