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Baseball player shot and killed after fight erupted over candy (video)

By Mason White 6:00 PM December 21, 2014
Ryan Bolden 

By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) A baseball player was shot and killed after a fight among kids over candy turned violent, police in Georgia said.

Atlanta Police said that the 2010 MLB first round player, 23-year-old Ryan Bolden, was shot dead on Wednesday night.

Bolden was shot during the fight that unfolded at an apartment complex on the 4000 block of Lakemont Drive. Several kids, all about 11 years old, were fighting over candy, and the adults got involved.

The incident turned violent around 8:30 p.m., when shots were fired and Bolden was shot in the chest. Bolden was rushed by an ambulance to the Grady Memorial Hospital, where he later died.

Police said that they know who fired the gun, but so far, no arrests have been made.