Police confirm KD’s ‘adopted brother’ killed outside Atlanta

Clifford Dixon, who recently turned 32 years old, was reportedly celebrating his birthday

Toni Williams
March 21, 2019 - 1:43 pm

Clifford Dixon, who Kevin Durant refers to as his "adopted brother," was shot and killed outside of Atlanta, police confirmed on Thursday. The Chamblee Police Department issued the following statement:

"The Chamblee Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred this morning at 0117 a.m. at the SL Lounge at 4186 Buford Hwy. The victim, 32-year old Clifford Dixon, had just arrived at the location and was standing in the parking lot when the offender shot him multiple times. First responders administered aid, and the victim was transported to Grady Hospital where medical staff advised that he had succumbed to his injuries. The offender fled the scene on foot. Chamblee investigators are actively working the case and following up on all available leads."

Dixon, who was reportedly celebrating his birthday, turned 32 years old on March 17.

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