Update 10:15PM:  A rep for Future has confirmed to XXL that Phillips was a former bodyguard to the rapper.

See below for the original story.

According to a report by Fox 5 Atlanta, 27-year-old Michael Tanner Phillips, one of Future's bodyguards, was shot and killed today in his home in Jonesboro, Ga. around 1:30 p.m. The gunman fled the scene in a vehicle, although details of who they might be or what the car looked like are unknown at this time. Sadly, Phillips and his wife were expecting a new child soon and had recently thrown a baby shower. His wife was reportedly home at the time of the shooting.

"Some of the neighbors heard some arguing and some gunshots. We're still interviewing some of them to try and piece together everything at this time," said Lieutenant Frank Thomas of the Clayton County Police Department. The report in the video above starts at 8:26:30.